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Trapped in an elevator

Format: DVD 2010
Availability: Available at 3 Libraries 4 of 4 copies
Available (4)
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CLP - Library of Accessible Media for Pennsylvanians Audiovisual Collection (DVD) TJ1370.T65 2010x DVD 1430
Location  CLP - Library of Accessible Media for Pennsylvanians
 
Collection  Audiovisual Collection
 
Call Number  (DVD) TJ1370.T65 2010x DVD 1430
 
 
CLP - Library of Accessible Media for Pennsylvanians Audiovisual Collection (DVD) TJ1370.T65 2010x DVD 1430
Location  CLP - Library of Accessible Media for Pennsylvanians
 
Collection  Audiovisual Collection
 
Call Number  (DVD) TJ1370.T65 2010x DVD 1430
 
 
CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio - Nonfiction Video (DVD) TJ1370.T65 2010x
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  Second Floor Film & Audio - Nonfiction Video
 
Call Number  (DVD) TJ1370.T65 2010x
 
 
Penn Hills Library Audio Visual DVD TRA
Location  Penn Hills Library
 
Collection  Audio Visual
 
Call Number  DVD TRA
 
 
Summary
Reveals the secret life of these commonplace machines. Once brawny but simple machines, elevators are getting a brainy makeover. Computer controls are getting passengers to their destinations faster and more safely than ever before. But will the elevator-wary be comfortable handing over the reins to computers?
Elevators move millions of passengers every day. In TRAPPED IN AN ELEVATOR, NOVA reveals the secret life of these ubiquitous machines. Once brawny but simple machines, elevators are getting a brainy makeover. Computer controls are getting passengers to their destinations faster and more safely than ever before. But will the elevator-wary be comfortable handing over the reins to computers?
Additional Information
Subjects Elevators.
Elevators -- Design and construction.
Documentary television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.
Publisher [Alexandria, Va.] :PBS Distribution,2010
Edition Widescreen.
Other Titles Nova (Television program)
Contributors Seamans, Joe.
Smith, Janet Driscoll.
Lithgow, John, 1945-
New Wrinkle, Inc.
WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
PBS Distribution (Firm)
Participants/Performers Narrated by John Lithgow.
Language English
English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH); described for the visually impaired.
Notes Title from container.
Originally broadcast in 2010 as an episode of the television series: Nova.
System Details DVD; NTSC; region 1; widescreen presentation ; stereo.
Description 1 videodisc (approximately 56 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN 9781608833207
1608833208
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