The Resource Lab Technicians Test Drugs on Animals ca. 1956, WPA Film Library, (electronic resource/)

Lab Technicians Test Drugs on Animals ca. 1956, WPA Film Library, (electronic resource/)

Label
Lab Technicians Test Drugs on Animals ca. 1956
Title
Lab Technicians Test Drugs on Animals ca. 1956
Statement of responsibility
WPA Film Library
Contributor
Film distributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The use of animals in scientific research has always been controversial. During the 1950s, when the pharmaceutical industry began to grow, companies that tested vaccines and other drugs on laboratory animals such as chimpanzees and gerbils released films downplaying the issue of cruelty to animals while emphasizing the importance of animal testing to consumer product safety. The Animal Welfare Act of 1966 aimed to improve conditions for some laboratory animals
Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
Language note
Closed-captioned
Runtime
1
Technique
live action
Label
Lab Technicians Test Drugs on Animals ca. 1956, WPA Film Library, (electronic resource/)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released by WPA Film Library, 1956
  • Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on August 10, 2007
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Lab Technicians Test Drugs on Animals ca. 1956
  • (1:04)
Control code
100038044
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file (1 min., 4 sec.))
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films On Demand
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
sound.
Specific material designation
remote
System details
  • Streaming video file
  • System requirements: Films On Demand platform
Label
Lab Technicians Test Drugs on Animals ca. 1956, WPA Film Library, (electronic resource/)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released by WPA Film Library, 1956
  • Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on August 10, 2007
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Lab Technicians Test Drugs on Animals ca. 1956
  • (1:04)
Control code
100038044
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file (1 min., 4 sec.))
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films On Demand
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
sound.
Specific material designation
remote
System details
  • Streaming video file
  • System requirements: Films On Demand platform

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