Except the first name I went to look for was Judd, and there were 835 results with no way to advance more than 25 at a time. Definitely not efficient... W's we re even worse at over 1600! Valerie On Jan 16, 2010, at 7:21 AM, Melissa Smith wrote: > Jamie, there is definitely still a place to browse by author. Below is a link > to the browse page, where you can choose to browse by any of the following > topics: > Authors > Categories > Languages > New Books > Most Popular Downloads > NIMAC Books > Special Collections > Newspapers and Magazines > Internationally Available. > http://www.bookshare.org/browse/start > Once you have selected author from this list, you should be taken to a page > where you can select the first letter of the author's last name, which, then, > takes you to the alphabetical listing of author's whose last name begins with > that letter. BTW, there appears to be no Tina Gallo. There is a Donald R > Gallo, with 2 books in the collection. > > > Melissa > > > > Jamie Yates, CPhT wrote: >> Judy, I didn't orginally start out putting Tina Gallo in the author box. I >> started out with Gallo, because if she uses a second last name or a middle >> initial, I wouldn't necessary get her with just Tina Gallo. Katherine >> Applegate is a good example of this. If you put Katherine Applegate in the >> author box you get only 30 results and Bookshare has way more of her books >> than that, maybe under Katherine A. Applegate or K.A. Applegate. That's why >> I like a least restrictive search term that will get me results but not too >> many results. If you're too specific you miss out. If I just put in Tina >> Gallo I get less results, but I can't be sure there aren't any Tina Gallo >> books in the collection because I am unfamiliar with this author and don't >> know if she writes under other forms of her name. That's why I originally >> did what I always do and just searched for Gallo. >> I wonder can you still go to an author alphabetical list page? I haven't >> tried that for years. >> >> -- >> Jamie in Michigan >> >> Currently Reading: The Beach Street Knitting Society and Yarn Club by Gil >> McNeil >> >> Earn cash for answering trivia questions every 3 hours: >> http://instantcashsweepstakes.com/invitations/ref_link/49497 >> >> See everything I've read this year at: www.michiganrxtech.com/books.html >> <http://www.michiganrxtech.com/books.html> > 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.