For me, it takes about 30 minutes to an hour to proof a childrens book. Jackie On 3/27/12, Jamie Yates, CPhT <mirxtech@xxxxxxxxx> wrote: > For me, I can do a children's picture book in about an hour, even if I > have to hand type most of it (fonts in those books tend to not scan). > > More complicated children's picture books like the Best Dogs Ever > series take maybe 90 minutes to 2 hours to do. > > Older children's paperbacks I can scan, OCR and format into word, > about 3 pages per minute unless they have lots of handwritten parts or > complicated things that make them not really scannable. > > Regular adult paperbacks maybe 3 to 4 pages per minute. Hardcovers > maybe 2 pages per minute because they can't usually be scanned in 2 > page mode. > > Cookbooks or other books with labor intensive symbols/footnotes/etc > take about 2 minutes per page, some as many as 4 to 5 minutes per > page. Depends upon how much needs checking against the print book. > > -- > Jamie in Michigan > > Currently Reading: A Case of Bad Taste by Lori Copeland > > > > See everything I've read this year at: 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. > > -- Currently Reading: The Lost Hero by Rick Riordan and Hex Hall by Rachel Hawkins 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.