Alistair in outer space [videorecording] / produced by Cecily Truett, Larry Lancit ; directed by Hugh Martin ; written by Ronnie Krauss ; produced by Lancit Media Productions, Ltd. ; a production of WNET-TV and Great Plains National Television Library.
Baltimore, MD : GPN Educational Media [distributor], 2007.
Director of photography, Dean Parisot ; editor, James C. Wright.
Presenter: LeVar Burton.
Originally broadcast on PBS.
Visits the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C., and goes on a treasure hunt through several library departments, including the Division of Maps and Globes, Book Restoration, and Film. Features the book Alistair in outer space by Marilyn Sadler, in which a fastidious little boy on his way to return his library books is captured by a spaceship and whisked into outer space. Introduces Conan the Librarian and reviews other books with related themes.