[bksvol-discuss] Re: Publisher Book?

Maybe it has something to do with who the publisher is. Has anyone
checked if any other books submitted by them have page numbers?
Jackie

On 3/18/12, Evan Reese <mentat1@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Just as a point of information, not all PQ books lack pagination. A book I'm
> just finishing up, Abundance, by Peter Diamandis and Steven Kotler,
>
> http://www.bookshare.org/browse/book/454103
>
> does have accurate pagination. I know that because there are a large number
> of notes at the end of the book, keyed to the pages on which they appear. I
> checked several of them and the pagination is indeed accurate. This PQ book
> has an ebook ISBN, so maybe that has something to do with it.
>
> Evan
>
>   ----- Original Message -----
>   From: Valerie Maples
>   To: bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>   Sent: Saturday, March 17, 2012 11:59 PM
>   Subject: [bksvol-discuss] Re: Publisher Book?
>
>
>   I was of the understanding we could not submit books that are already in
> PQ. Or, is that only of identical ISBN?  I had heard industry mutterings
> that they might be starting to list page equivalencies, or what specifically
> the hard cover or paperback copy were in length.
>
>
>   With more and more PQ books in the collection, I hope they add DAISY
> navigation to the Read: OutLoud  Bookshare Edition since you won't be able
> to search by page number if moving from one device to another...
>
>   Valerie
>
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>     From: Cindy <popularplace@xxxxxxxxx>
>     To: "bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx" <bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>     Sent: Sat, March 17, 2012 9:55:10 PM
>     Subject: [bksvol-discuss] Re: Publisher Book?
>
>
>     Too bad. I guess if a member wants a PQ book with page numbers and
> navigation aids   he/she will have to add the book to the wish list.
>
>
>     Cindy
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> --------------------------------------------------------------------------
>       From: Mayrie ReNae <mayrierenae@xxxxxxxxx>
>       To: bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>       Sent: Saturday, March 17, 2012 4:02 PM
>       Subject: [bksvol-discuss] Re: Publisher Book?
>
>
>
>       Hi Cindy,
>
>       Page breaks cannot be added to publisher quality books.  The ISBN of
> that ebook is the ISBN of the ebook only which doesn't have page breaks in
> it at all.
>
>       If changes need to be made to publisher quality books, they need to be
> made by engineering or Bookshare staff who have determined that problems
> have been caused by the Bookshare conversion tools. If the problems are
> problems created by the publisher/editor/author, we can't change them.
>
>       Sorry.
>
>       Mayrie
>
>
>
>
>
> --------------------------------------------------------------------------
>       From: bksvol-discuss-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> [mailto:bksvol-discuss-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Cindy
>       Sent: Saturday, March 17, 2012 1:36 PM
>       To: bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>       Subject: [bksvol-discuss] Re: Publisher Book?
>
>
>        Can an ebook be put on the download lists as aBSO so someone could
> proof it and add page breaks and numbers? It isn't fari for me, who is s
> willing to proof, to suggest that someone scan the title in question,as
> that's much more difficult
>
>
>       Cindy
>       Join us in celebrating our 10th Anniversary!
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>       TinyURL.com/752cyrs
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> ------------------------------------------------------------------------
>         From: Mayrie ReNae <mayrierenae@xxxxxxxxx>
>         To: bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>         Sent: Saturday, March 17, 2012 9:34 AM
>         Subject: [bksvol-discuss] Re: Publisher Book?
>
>
>
>         Hi Reggie,
>
>         Page numbers will not be added to publisher quality books.  That
> can't be done as the books are e-books and so never had page numbers to
> begin with.
>
>         If you would like to make a quality report on any book, you can find
> the link on the book information page that has both the short and long
> synopsis.  The link to make a book quality report is below all of the
> metadata, just below the "reading tools" link.
>
>         Hope that helps.
>
>         Mayrie
>
>
>
>
>
> ------------------------------------------------------------------------
>         From: bksvol-discuss-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> [mailto:bksvol-discuss-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Regina Alvarado
>         Sent: Saturday, March 17, 2012 8:14 AM
>         To: bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>         Subject: [bksvol-discuss] Re: Publisher Book?
>
>
>         Cindy said to make out a quality report and page numbers and such
> will be put in.  We are talking about PQ books, correct? It truly is not an
> issue for me since I use a BrailleNote and it holds my place, but it could
> be for the partially-sighted or dyslexic.  Where do you find a quality
> report.  I would be glad to fill one out.
>         Reggie
>
>
>
>
> ------------------------------------------------------------------------
>         From: bksvol-discuss-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> [mailto:bksvol-discuss-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Roger Loran Bailey
>         Sent: Thursday, March 15, 2012 8:12 PM
>         To: bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>         Subject: [bksvol-discuss] Re: Publisher Book?
>
>
>         Try going to the advanced search. Go down the page until you find
> the check boxes for the quality of books you are searching for. Uncheck
> publisher quality and be sure the other qualities are checked and then click
> go. The results that are returned should be books that were not submitted by
> publishers. I get 69,077 results. This will include both books produced by
> volunteers and by the outsourcers.
>
>         On 3/15/2012 7:47 PM, Cindy wrote:
>           Anything that doesn't say PQ is a book done by volunteers.
>
>
>
>           You should fill out a quality report on the book that has no page
> breaks or numbers, and then it will be fixed.
>
>
>
>           Cindy
>           Join us in celebrating our 10th Anniversary!
>
>           TinyURL.com/752cyrs
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>             From: Regina Alvarado <regina.alvarado6@xxxxxxxxx>
>             To: bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>             Sent: Thursday, March 15, 2012 3:51 PM
>             Subject: [bksvol-discuss] Publisher Book?
>
>
>
>             Taking time out from proofing for a few days to read a book from
> the collection.  The book has absolutely no page breaks or page numbers.  Do
> you think it might be a publisher book? Publisher books are not proofed by
> us, right? How can you find our books as opposed to the publisher books in
> the collection?
>             Curious in Lakeland, Florida
>
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