[bksvol-discuss] Re: looking for people scanning the following

Hi,
Please disregard the following books, they are in the collection.
Chimney Sweeps Yesterday and Today by James Cross Giblin and Wife to
the Bastard by Hilda Lewis
Thanks,
Jackie


On 2/25/12, Ixchel, Jackie <starsandhearts2@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Hi Jamie,
> You make a good point, books being scanned is just for that. I think
> that your idea of the "check out a book to scan" thing is really good.
> I would like it if that were done because then all bookshare would
> have to do is put wishes on there and then once a wish has been
> scanned and moved on to be proofread it automatically goes off of the
> scanned page.
> Jackie
>
> On 2/25/12, Jamie Yates, CPhT <mirxtech@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> I have NEVER sent an announcement to booksbeingscanned@xxxxxxxxxxxxx and
>> I'm the one who scanned Wife to the Bastard. So if I didn't send an
>> announcement saying I was scanning it to that email address, why do I
>> have
>> to wait until I find out it's in the collection (which I don't always
>> find
>> out) and then send an email to that address to tell them it's in the
>> collection?
>>
>> Now if I had sent an email then I would expect when I'm done scanning it
>> I
>> could send an email and say ok I'm done scanning it. Books being SCANNED
>> is
>> that--books being SCANNED.
>>
>> I still don't like the whole wishlist/scanned process. It would be so
>> much
>> easier if you could submit a wish like you can submit a book. Then
>> someone
>> could "check out" the wish and then people would know you're scanning the
>> book. Then you "check in" the wish when you're done scanning it and it
>> goes
>> onto the ready for proofreading page. Bookshare wouldn't have to maintain
>> ANY lists at all. The wishlist would maintain itself. The being scanned
>> page would maintain itself. Nobody would have to worry about emailing an
>> email address 4 to 6 months after they've scanned something that they
>> never
>> asked to be put on a list to begin with.
>>
>>
>>
>> --
>> Jamie in Michigan
>>
>> Currently Reading: Clubbed to Death by Elaine Viets
>>
>>
>>
>> See everything I've read this year at: www.michiganrxtech.com/books.html
>>
>
>
> --
> Currently Reading: The Lost Hero by Rick Riordan and Hex Hall by Rachel
> Hawkins
>


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