The page numbers would need to be the same as in the books for reference purposes. Cindy On Sep 29, 2011, at 11:56 PM, <ohio1803@xxxxx> wrote: > I appreciate your suggestions, Mayrie, although as it happens, on the Victor > Stream, I had created the folder and indeed copied all of the files in there. > And it reads fine. Except as we agreed, without the ability to navigate by > page. > > I agree with those who have stated the opinion that page navigation has to > still be an important component we come to rely upon in our reading, and has > been a real benefit of the Bookshare experience, for myself, and am glad to > hear others feel the same. > > I agree, with you, too, however, Mayrie. The fact that the books are coming > from the publishers is great, and something we have also advocated for. > > If it is true, that thinking caps can come on and we and Bookshare staff can > come up with a way to take those and, while there is no page number, to as > one said, at least just designate that so many lines is a page and put the > markers in there. I'm not at all technical enough to know how. But I bet it > could be done, and in such a way that it would not have to require a ton of > extra time. > > Just something for the good old long Bookshare wish list, I reckon. > And thankful I remain that the collaborative spirit remains in Bookshare. I > think it is a great endeavor. And one I appreciate all of you for being a > part of. > > Meanwhile, I am glad to get a book so quickly. > A few years ago, I was out there going and buying these new books and > scanning furiously to submit those which I had gotten a fever for from > listening to the author on their book tour doing the radio or tv circuit. > Now, I have reformed. Since a couple times or more I did that and found that > my submission was rejected and the message said it because the book was > already in the collection. I was not paying enough attention to know this > was happening. > > Anyway. I rattled on again, too long, too. > > Thanks. > Rik James > > PS. Now, back to Radio Unnameable with Bob Fass on WBAI. It is my one late > night! My Montana stream, a campfire heard crackling all the way from the Big > Apple! > 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. > 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.