[bksvol-discuss] Re: Question about omiting a diagram in a book

  • From: "Jana Jackson" <jana@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 2 Jul 2004 12:18:52 -0500

Hi, all!  Yes, and if a sighted person or someone who has access to
descriptions of the diagram is validating the book, it might be helpful to
include a description of the diagram which would normally be there.  I would
think that this would be particularly helpful when reading textbooks.


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Pratik Patel" <pratikp1@xxxxxxxxx>
To: <bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Friday, July 02, 2004 5:22 AM
Subject: [bksvol-discuss] Re: Question about omiting a diagram in a book

> Hello All,
> Julie's point is well worth emphasizing.  When you remove diagrams and
> associated information due to scanning errors and scanning
> please make sure that the page itself is left.  Tis page, even if nothing
> on it, ensures that the automated processing of material provides for
> structural integrity.
> Pratik
> Pratik Patel
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: bksvol-discuss-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> [mailto:bksvol-discuss-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Julie Morales
> Sent: Friday, July 02, 2004 3:40 AM
> To: bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: [bksvol-discuss] Re: Question about omiting a diagram in a book
> Hi, Scott. What I'd do, anyway, is just scan them to get out of them what
> you can, but if nothing on that page will scan, I'd leave it in as a blank
> page to maintain the integrity of the pagination. *smile* Take care.
> Julie Morales
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> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "Scott Davert" <smdavert@xxxxxxxx>
> To: <bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Sent: Thursday, July 01, 2004 6:54 PM
> Subject: [bksvol-discuss] Question about omiting a diagram in a book
> Hello.
> I was wondering if it is okay for me to omit a couple of diagrams in a
> since I can not scan them and they are already discussed in great detail
> within the text of the book.
> Thank you,
> Scott

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