[bksvol-discuss] Re: Currently scanning Republican Gonorrah

  • From: Cindy <popularplace@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: Penny Reeder <penny.reeder@xxxxxxxxx>, bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Tue, 13 Oct 2009 17:31:51 -0700 (PDT)

Penney, I'm going to forward your note to the volunteer list who can give you 
more info, depending on what equipment you use.

The short answer is that you read the scanned copy as you any book you download 
from he collection, and any typographical errors you hear or see you correct. 
First you have to beregistered as a vounteer. Then there is a volunteer manual 
that helps--tells you what kinds of erros anr formatting errors. to change--and 
the volunteer list people are very helpful and good at answering questions. In 
the meantime, two people have volunteered to proof the book; I wll tell you 
when it is enteres into the collection so you won't have to constantly check. 


Wish List (i.e., books wanted added to the collection) and books-being-scanned 
list available at sites below

--- On Tue, 10/13/09, Penny Reeder <penny.reeder@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> From: Penny Reeder <penny.reeder@xxxxxxxxx>
> Subject: Re: [bksvol-discuss] Re: Currently scanning Republican Gonorrah
> To: "Cindy" <popularplace@xxxxxxxxx>
> Date: Tuesday, October 13, 2009, 5:41 AM
> How does proof reading work, since I
> can't see (and don't own) the print copy, what happens when
> I encounter something I think is an error?
> I am interested and look forward to your response.
> Thanks so much.
> Penny
> At 07:26 PM 10/12/2009, you wrote:
> > Penney--do you want to proofread it?  Are you
> registeres as a volunteer? If you wanr someone else to proof
> it, there is already a volunteer. If yu do it you gget he
> advantage of reading it without it counting as part of your
> subscription and you get $2.50 dredit toward your next
> subscription.
> > 
> > Cindy
> > 
> > > > I am currently scanning "Republican
> Gomorrah: Inside
> > > the Movement that Shattered the Party" by Max
> Blumenthal.
> > > >
> > > > I think someone--can't recall who--requested
> this one
> > > but I don't see it on the wish list. So, if
> you're out there
> > > and you want to proofread it, let me know.
> > 
> > 
> > 
> > 

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