Carrie, Have we sent some in return, or do our copyright laws prevent that? Cindy --- Carrie Karnos <ckarnos@xxxxxxxxx> wrote: > Tiflolibros sent Bookshare several hundred Spanish > books, so two inhouse volunteers have been > submitting them recently. I think we're getting > close to the end of their books, so the wave of new > Spanish books should decrease in the next week or > two. > > Carrie > > Cindy <popularplace@xxxxxxxxx> wrote: > Dilsia happened to notice who the submitter of a > Spanish-language book was and,knowing what a curious > person I am, she wrote to me. Below is her message. > > Here is her note. I think it's wonderful if > bookshare > and Tiflilibros are exchanging books--or maybe, > because of our copyright laws, we're only receiving > and not sending? I did look at the bookshare home > page, and Tiflolibros is not listed as a resource, > but > maybe that page hasn't been updated. the Volunteer > homepage hasn't been updated either, since I think > we > now have more than the 25m000 plus books that are > listed there. > > Thanks, Dilsia, for the info. > > Cindy > > > I have > > an > > idea as to where the Spanish books are coming. I > hit > > one of them and searched the submitter, the name > > there > > was Tiflolibros. > > > > Tiflolibros is an argentinean organization doing > > in > > Latinoamerica what Bookshare does on the US. I'm > not > > sure if Bookshare has struck an agreement to share > > between them. maybe you want to explore > Tiflolibros > > site: > > > > www.tiflolibros.com.ar(copy and paste on your > > browser > > if it doesn't open from here) > > > > Best wishes > > Dilsia > > > > __________________________________________________ > > Do You Yahoo!? > > Tired of spam? Yahoo! Mail has the best spam > > protection around > > http://mail.yahoo.com > > > > > __________________________________________________ > Do You Yahoo!? > Tired of spam? Yahoo! Mail has the best spam > protection around > http://mail.yahoo.com > 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. > > > > > --------------------------------- > Talk is cheap. Use Yahoo! Messenger to make > PC-to-Phone calls. Great rates starting at 1ï¿½/min. __________________________________________________ Do You Yahoo!? Tired of spam? Yahoo! Mail has the best spam protection around http://mail.yahoo.com 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.