Hello Everyone, I just think that happens sometimes. Some people tend to ignore the part where it states that hold for is for a specific volunteer. People go right to the books being so excited.. It's confusing to some people. Plus, people forget too. On 12/15/12, Sue Stevens <siss52@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote: > Blank > Well, of course we are in the weekend so Madeleine may be out of the > office. > > Sue S. > > > From: Valerie Maples > Sent: Saturday, December 15, 2012 5:37 PM > To: bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx > Subject: [bksvol-discuss] Re: Poacher alert! > > Hey, Netta! > > Join the club! Mine are swiped regularly. I try to hope people get confused > with their screen reader and when they hear the title, accidentally hit the > check out button, thinking it is like to get a sample or the synopsis. > Often people tell me when they see they have made a mistake, they hit > cancel, but that only cancel's its transmission to their machine; the book > is still in their queue. They then need to go to the "My Checked Out Books" > page and release the book. > > In the mean time, go to the history page, click on the name of the person > who checked it out and it will generate an email and you can in that email, > cc Madeleine, politely naming the book, asking for them to go to their "My > Checked Out Books" page and release the book. I try to be polite and remind > them that a hold should be respected and that there are many reasons why a > person may not be able to get their books quickly. > > > Hope this helps! > > Valerie > > > www.caringbridge.org/visit/nicholemaples > > > > -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- > From: Dornetta <dornetta@xxxxxxxxx> > To: bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx > Sent: Sat, December 15, 2012 3:29:55 PM > Subject: [bksvol-discuss] Poacher alert! > > > Hey guys; > A book that I submitted with a hold on it has been stolen. I mean really > people...what do you think the title "Hold for...." means? GEESH!!! The > person probably is not on this list as I haven't "seen" his name before but > I mean really... > Netta > "Just because you are blind does not mean you lack vision"-Stevie Wonder > > > No virus found in this message. > Checked by AVG - www.avg.com > Version: 2012.0.2221 / Virus Database: 2634/5462 - Release Date: 12/15/12 > -- NIMIT KAUR Additional Email Contact: kaur.nimit@xxxxxxxxxxx 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.