I just ran this past Carrie. Roger and Lori are correct. The rule of thumb is that we are mandated under copyright law to maintain the integrity of the print version. (Star Trek fans, think of this as the Prime Directive.) The one textual exception we make is the lack of a title page. It is OK to insert a page with Title, Author, and Publisher. It is never OK to "edit" or otherwise change other parts of the book. We can eliminate decorative elements that publishers sometimes use at the start of a chapter and the visual navigation clues such as headers repeating the title or chapter name at the top of each print page. That may seem like a contradiction but think of those as changes to navigation rather than content because visual cues become irrelevant in the new format. Sometimes you may find that a word is hyphenated at a page break in the print version. It is acceptable to remove the hyphen and reconstruct the word before or after the page break so that the word renders correctly in a screenreader. Scott Rains Bookshare Volunteer Coordinator, Interim ________________________________________ From: bksvol-discuss-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [bksvol-discuss-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Lori Castner [loralee.castner@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] Sent: Thursday, May 20, 2010 11:57 AM To: bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx Subject: [bksvol-discuss] Re: title page Yes, That is what Carrie advised me to do when I had a similar situation. Lori C. ----- Original Message ----- From: "Roger Loran Bailey" <rogerbailey81@xxxxxxx> To: <bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> Sent: Thursday, May 20, 2010 11:46 AM Subject: [bksvol-discuss] Re: title page > If the title is offset from the rest of the information it might just be a > case of the title page and the copyright page being combined. It might be > a good idea to create a page before the copyright page and just type in > the title and author. I am pretty sure Carrie has accepted that fix in the > past for books in which the submitter did not scan the title page. > > > _ _ _ > > "No man ever believes that the Bible means what it says; he is always > convinced that it says what he means." - George Bernard Shaw > > > The Militant: > http://www.themilitant.com > Pathfinder Press: > http://www.pathfinderpress.com > Granma International: > http://www.granma.cu/ingles/index.html > ----- Original Message ----- > From: "robert tweedy" <roberttweedy@xxxxxxx> > To: <bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> > Sent: Thursday, May 20, 2010 9:10 AM > Subject: [bksvol-discuss] title page > > > This book doesn't have one but everything is on the copyright page so what > do you all think? 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