Lissi put it perfectly. Cindy --- Estelnalissi <airadil@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote: > Dear Amber and Booksharian Friends, > > I appreciate it that you make your raw scans > available identified as such. > I've validated some of them which were excellent and > allowed me to read a > book I might still be waiting for if I'd asked for > it on the wish list. Some > of your raw scans are in the collection now and with > our combined efforts, > they are as advertised, excellent. > > Raw scans aren't for new validators, and it could > happen that some might > need to be rejected, but they can be opportunities > to fit just the right > book with just the right validator and everyone wins > when the book is > approved. > > As long as we know our terms, and approach raw scans > by informed choice, and > admit when we can't work with a particularly > scrambled one, they can widen > our selection, prevent a scanner's hard work from > being wasted and speed up > our access to a book we want or need in a hurry. > They can be one more means > of achieving the common end of helping Bookshare's > collection to grow. > > Always with love, > > Lissi > > > ----- Original Message ----- > From: "Amber Wallenstein" <amber.wallens@xxxxxxxxx> > To: <bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> > Sent: Monday, August 27, 2007 8:02 PM > Subject: [bksvol-discuss] Re: A bit of a complaint > > > > What happens if this situation occurs: > > I always like to read through my books before > submitting to bookshare. > > However, I have a few here that I start to read > and they do not keep my > > attention. Should I not then submit them because > I won't waste my > > valuable reading time with a book I am not > enjoying? > > Amber > > Book blog: > > http://community.livejournal.com/book_cuddler/ > > I have accepted a seat in the House of > Representatives, and thereby have > > consented to my own ruin, to your ruin, and to the > ruin of our children. I > > give > > you this warning that you may prepare your mind > for your fate. > > John Adams > > E-Mail: amber.wallens@xxxxxxxxx > > > > To unsubscribe from this list send a blank Email > to > > bksvol-discuss-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx > > put the word 'unsubscribe' by itself in the > subject line. To get a list > > of available commands, put the word 'help' by > itself in the subject line. > > > > > > To unsubscribe from this list send a blank Email to > bksvol-discuss-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx > put the word 'unsubscribe' by itself in the subject > line. To get a list of available commands, put the > word 'help' by itself in the subject line. > > ____________________________________________________________________________________ Got a little couch potato? Check out fun summer activities for kids. http://search.yahoo.com/search?fr=oni_on_mail&p=summer+activities+for+kids&cs=bz To unsubscribe from this list send a blank Email to bksvol-discuss-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx put the word 'unsubscribe' by itself in the subject line. To get a list of available commands, put the word 'help' by itself in the subject line.