[bksvol-discuss] Re: New Bookshare Volunteer

  • From: Nimit Kaur <kaur.nimit@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Mon, 17 Dec 2012 20:35:05 -0500

Welcome, Jeen!!!!!  Hope you find volunteering with Bookshare
rewarding!!!!  It truly is...

On 12/17/12, Roger Loran Bailey <rogerbailey81@xxxxxxx> wrote:
> Yes, fix everything you can. If it was someone who could not get a print
> copy to repair then it might be a good candidate for rejection, but if
> you know that you can fix it and are willing to do what you have to do
> to fix it then by all means go ahead and do so.
> On 12/17/2012 5:43 PM, Jean McDonald wrote:
>> Hi, everyone:
>> I'm a new Bookshare volunteer, having just checked out my first book
>> to proofread last Friday.  Because I'm new at this, I picked a book
>> that wasn't too long.  I saw immediately that the scan had some issues
>> (missing title page (there is a copyright page), some missing page
>> breaks, garbled text).  I went to the public library over the weekend
>> and checked out a physical copy of the book but I'm wondering how much
>> I'm allowed to fix.  Can I add all of the things that are missing, or
>> is it better to reject the book?
>> Any guidance or suggestions on how I should proceed would be
>> welcomed.  I'm excited to get involved with Bookshare but want to be
>> sure I start out on the right foot!
>> Thanks, Jean


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