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Guide to the Bicycle Safety Video series, 1995
MS 69  
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  • Administrative Information
  • Scope and Content
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Bicycle Safety Video series,
    Date (inclusive): 1995
    Collection number: MS 69
    Creator: Le Page, Jeanne
    Extent: .5 linear ft.
    Repository: University of California, Santa Cruz. University Library. Special Collections and Archives
    Santa Cruz, California 95064
    Abstract: This collection contains the masters of three videos on bicycle safety produced by UCSC Transportation and Parking Services with the Office of Traffic Safety.
    Physical location: Stored offsite at NRLF: Advance notice is required for access to the videos.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information


    This collection is open for research. The video masters not available for viewing. Copies are available for viewing in the Media Center, McHenry Library, UCSC, under the call numbers VT 4596 (Getting There By Bike), VT 4597 (The Bicycle Zone), and VT 4688 (Pedal Smarts).

    Publication Rights

    Property rights reside with the University of California. Literary rights are retained by the creators of the records and their heirs. For permission to publish or to reproduce the material, please contact the Head of Special Collections and Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Bicycle Safety Video series, MS 69, Special Collections and Archives, University Library, University of California, Santa Cruz.

    Acquisition Information

    Transferred 1997.

    Scope and Content

    This archive contains the following three videos in English and Spanish produced by Jeanne Le Page of the UCSC Transportation and Parking Services with the Office of Traffic Safety:
    "Bicycle Zone" (12 min.). An educational and humorous video on bicycle safety aimed at an elementary school audience. Using colorful graphics and animation, it teaches the fundamental skills of bicycling.
    "Pedal Smarts" (18 min.), uses teen actors in a news-style format to demonstrate safe cycling and motoring skills for middle school age children.
    "Getting There By Bike" (20 min.), interviews a firefighter, a Latina newscaster, a bicycling activist/instructor, and a senior citizen, to see how they discovered the joys of bicycle commuting, and how to do it safely. The video also demonstrates for youths and adults bicycle friendly motoring skills and emphasizes their importance.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Bicycles--Safety measures
    Le Page, Jeanne
    University of California, Santa Cruz--Transportation and Parking