[bksvol-discuss] Re: The Diplomat's Wife

Hi Cindy!

I sent the scanner a note saying I'd proof the book.  Thanks for your advice.

Debby

At 11:53 PM 11/2/2009, Cindy wrote
In a perfect world the scanner would see your note and send you back a note that he/she'll put a hold on it for you, but the safest thing is to reply to directly to the scanner and ask him/her to put a hold for on the book for you.

hth

Cindy

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--- On Mon, 11/2/09, Debby Franson <the.bee@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> From: Debby Franson <the.bee@xxxxxxxxxxx>
> Subject: [bksvol-discuss] Re: The Diplomat's Wife
> To: bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Date: Monday, November 2, 2009, 6:41 PM
> Hi Cindy!
>
> If "The Diplomat's Wife" is held for Deborah H, that's
> fine.  I just offered on the list to proofread the
> book, and I thought that was enough, not knowing the
> procedure or where to begin finding out how to put a hold on
> a book..
>
> So, do I understand this correctly that, if a person posts
> to the list and says he or she is scanning a book and is in
> need of a proofreader, do I e-mail the scanist and say I
> want him or her to put a hold on the book for me, or do I
> contact the volunteer coordinator from the web site?  I
> am still a little unsure of the proper procedure.
>
> Debby
>
> At 12:56 PM 11/1/2009, Cindy wrote
> > Hi, Debby.
> >
> > I'm afraid I misled you, and I apologize. I looked
> last night and couldn't find it either, anywhere. I looked
> on the being-scanned list and saw that I had noted that it
> was available for proofing.
> > Usually, when someone posts that they've submitted a
> book I check the checkout list before noting that the book
> is available for proofing. Either Pam had said it was
> available for proofing and I didn't check myself or I
> mistook Pam's note that it was ready for proofing to mean
> that it was actually available for proofing and so I crossed
> off the book on the list and made that note. Henceforth I'll
> check the checkout list myself before making notes on the
> being-scanned list.
> > I just did check the checkout List and it is there now
> with a hold for
> > Deborah H. Did you let Shannon know that they wanted
> to proof it, or did you merely offer here on the list? and
> were willing to proof rather than really wanted to in
> particular?
> > to let that pers
> > When you particularly want to proof a  book that
> someone has sid they're going to scane, it's a good to ask
> that person to put a hold on the book.
> >
> > Anyway, I do apologize for being the cause of your
> wasting your time last night looking at all those pages.
> >
> > Cindy
> >
> > Wish List (i.e., books wanted added to the collection)
> and books-being-scanned list available at sites below
> >
> >
> >
> > Wish List: https://wiki.benetech.org/display/BSO/Bookshare+Wish+List
> >
> > Books Being Scanned List: https://wiki.benetech.org/display/BSO/Books+Being+Scanned+List
> >
> >
> > --- On Sat, 10/31/09, Debby Franson <the.bee@xxxxxxxxxxx>
> wrote:
> >
> > > From: Debby Franson <the.bee@xxxxxxxxxxx>
> > > Subject: [bksvol-discuss] The Diplomat's Wife
> > > To: "bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx"
> <bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> > > Date: Saturday, October 31, 2009, 9:57 AM
> > > Hi!
> > >
> > > There was a request for someone to proofread a
> book that
> > > was ready for proofing called "The Diplomat's
> Wife" by Pam
> > > Jenoff and I offered to proof it.  I find
> the title on
> > > the books being scanned list, but not on any of
> the pages
> > > where a book can be checked out.  I searched
> for the
> > > title on all of the pages as well as going to the
> D's after
> > > hitting the title link. Is it too early to show
> up on the
> > > checkout list, or what?  I just figured it
> wouldn't be
> > > announced on the mailing list until it was ready
> to be
> > > checked out.
> > >
> > > Debby
> > >
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