When I used to scan, I prevalidated, too. And in doing so, I usually found I'd either skipped a page or two in my scanning or double-scanned. grin Also, I did figure out what you meant in your original post. The terms get confusing--validating, submitting, uploading--and people often say what they're thinking and think theymean but what means something different in our unique bookshare vocabulary. smile G.Cindy --- Mayrie ReNae <mrenae@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote: > Hi Karen, > > Good luck getting through all of that mail! And you > are not the only > person who chooses to prevalidate their submissions. > I do it too, > and hope that it helps to make the cleanest copy > possible for the collection. > > Peace, > Mayrie > > At 08:35 PM 12/17/2007, you wrote: > >This is regarding a comment I made about a week > ago, saying that I > >was just about ready to submit my first book. I > said that I just > >needed to self-validate, or proofread, the book > before it was > >done. Subsequently, there has been some discussion > about whether or > >not a person can "validate" their own book that > they scanned and submitted. > > > >I think I made a poor choice of words. I was not > implying that I > >would validate my own scanned book, just that I > wanted to thoroughly > >check it out myself, or proof-read it, before I > even submitted the book. > > > >And I sent that book in this morning. Now I am > tunneling my way > >through a week's worth of backed up bookshare > discussion list > >emails. About 1000 emails, I think. > > > >- Karen > > > > > >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. > > WISH LIST (called Requested Additions To The Bookshare Collection)is available at http://people.delphiforums.com/jamiecalton/Book_Requests.htm http://www.friendsofbookshare.org/ http://studentpages.alma.edu/~07jmyate/book_requests.htm www.jbrownell.com for miscellaneous and useful threads ____________________________________________________________________________________ Be a better friend, newshound, and know-it-all with Yahoo! Mobile. Try it now. http://mobile.yahoo.com/;_ylt=Ahu06i62sR8HDtDypao8Wcj9tAcJ 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.