The Resource Counting the stars, text by Lesa Cline-Ransome ; illustration by Raúl Colón ; director, Andy T. Jones

Counting the stars, text by Lesa Cline-Ransome ; illustration by Raúl Colón ; director, Andy T. Jones

Label
Counting the stars
Title
Counting the stars
Statement of responsibility
text by Lesa Cline-Ransome ; illustration by Raúl Colón ; director, Andy T. Jones
Contributor
Author
Film director
Illustrator
Narrator
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
At one point, the word "computer" referred to the people who used their knowledge, pencils, adding machines and paper to calculate complex equations needed for space travel. As one of these mathematicians at NACA's Langley laboratory, Katherine Johnson's skills were in high demand and she was trusted by administrators and astronauts alike to be accurate and reliable
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
510.92
Language note
English dialogue; English read-a-long subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
QA29.J64
LC item number
C55 2019
PerformerNote
Narrated by Bahni Turpin
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cline-Ransome, Lesa
  • Jones, Andy T.
  • Cline-Ransome, Lesa
  • Colón, Raúl
  • Turpin, Bahni
  • Dreamscape Media
Runtime
21
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Johnson, Katherine G.
  • United States
  • African American women mathematicians
  • Women mathematicians
  • African American women
Target audience
juvenile
Technique
other
Label
Counting the stars, text by Lesa Cline-Ransome ; illustration by Raúl Colón ; director, Andy T. Jones
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "The story of Katherine Johnson, NASA mathematician." -- cover
  • Title from container
  • "Iconographic" -- packaging
  • "Based on the book, 'Counting the stars'." -- packaging
Carrier category
DVD
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
local
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (21 min.)
Isbn
9781974979417
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1112074352
  • 1001585
  • (OCoLC)on1112074352
  • 1001585
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Counting the stars, text by Lesa Cline-Ransome ; illustration by Raúl Colón ; director, Andy T. Jones
Publication
Note
  • "The story of Katherine Johnson, NASA mathematician." -- cover
  • Title from container
  • "Iconographic" -- packaging
  • "Based on the book, 'Counting the stars'." -- packaging
Carrier category
DVD
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
local
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (21 min.)
Isbn
9781974979417
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1112074352
  • 1001585
  • (OCoLC)on1112074352
  • 1001585
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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