Curtis: I think you're confusing putting a web braille book into the collection vs. scanning it. The 1st would be against policy, the 2nd not. On 3/7/08, Grandma Cindy <popularplace@xxxxxxxxx> wrote: > I didn't know that was happening, and I haven't done > it, but it's possible, Carrie, that the submitters and > validators didn't know what they were doing. Even > though they're not supposed to, Advanced reading > copies of books find their way into used-book stores, > and if a blind person happens to get one, he/she > probably wouldn't notice that it's an Advanced Reading > copy. Because we're in West L.A. where a lot of > Indstry (Hollywood) people are and they donate a lot > of books to our used-book store in the library, I > notice them when I check in the books and put them in > the recycle barrel. Stores are not supposed to sell > them, but I don't know how many bookstore owners or > their employees even notice--it usually says Advanced > Copy in small letters. Or care. > > My suggestion, assuming the best on the part of the > submitter, is for bookshare to reject the book with > that as the reason. smile > > G.Cindy > > > > Hi gang, > > > > Since this has occurred twice in the past few > > months, I would like to remind everyone that > > Bookshare cannot accept books before they are > > published. Advance reading copies of books are > > distributed to various people before publication, > > with the proviso that the copies not be given to > > anyone else. If someone mails or submits an advance > > reading copy to Bookshare, someone somewhere has > > broken an agreement and we cannot be party to that. > > So please do not mail us advance reading copies of > > books or submit them to the download list. They > > won't be put into the collection. > > > > Just a gentle reminder, Carrie > > > > > > > > > > > > > ____________________________________________________________________________________ > > Looking for last minute shopping deals? > > Find them fast with Yahoo! Search. > http://tools.search.yahoo.com/newsearch/category.php?category=shopping > > > ***WISH LIST (CALLED REQUESTED ADDITIONS TO THE BOOKSHARE COLLECTION)IS > AVAILABLE AT > http://people.delphiforums.com/jamiecalton/Book_Requests.htm > http://www.friendsofbookshare.org/ > http://studentpages.alma.edu/~07jmyate/book_requests.htm > > A LIST OF BOOKS CURRENTLY BEING SCANNED IS AVAILABLE AT > http://people.delphiforums.com/jamiecalton/scanning.html > > Jake's site for useful links: http://www.jbrownell.com/bkslinks.html > > > > ____________________________________________________________________________________ > Be a better friend, newshound, and > know-it-all with Yahoo! Mobile. Try it now. > http://mobile.yahoo.com/;_ylt=Ahu06i62sR8HDtDypao8Wcj9tAcJ > > 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. > > -- Jackie McBride Please join my fight against breast cancer <http://teamacs.acsevents.org/site/TR?px=1790196&pg=personal&fr_id=3489> & Check out my homepage at: www.abletec.serverheaven.net 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.