E, I doubt if the staff members pay much attention to this list. I wish we coulld set up an online discussion with them so we could express our concerns and give feedback to what they say. Just my opinion. <smile> Sue S. ----- Original Message ----- From: "E." <thoth93@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> To: <bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> Sent: Friday, October 14, 2005 7:28 AM Subject: [bksvol-discuss] Re: page breaks > Let's be honest here. "Somewhat ironic" is an understatement. You and I > know the kind of wreckage I and Kenneth and others are really talking > about. We need to all be on the same page and working on this issue > together. I for one am concerned now when I validate and if the volunteer > poool has missgivings this is hardly a good sign. > > The effect of not having correct page numbers is to make bookshare products > seem sloppy. But as blind folks I know we are supposed to be grateful for > poorly recorded books, late arriving class material, non-existent page > numbers and other totally preventable chaos. > > I may not pay much for this service but I do pay. I get a lot of books > from bookshare. School systems also buy bookshare subscriptions. Surely > we ccould figure out how to allot funds and resources for this > project. As part of the grassroots who started this organization, the > blind users, I pay for qualyt and expect it. I would pay a surcharge for > site and book improvement and so might the schools. There is a lot of good > will in the community. I suggest we go for quality. I know we are already > striving for quantity. Let's keep the good will by producing books we as > volunteers can be pround of and bookshare can be prouud to have in the > collection. Book page numbering is a necessity not a luxury for us blind > folks as well as for our sighted friends. > > E. > > 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. > > 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.