Gerald I understand that submitters and validators can and do fill out forms incorrectly. I do understand that scanners/ocr software can and do scan/recognize incorrectly. And, yes, I do understand why, under the exemption BookShare operates within the copyright law, why the copyright being correct is important. Having said that, however, there are many instances that books do not make the copyright office database allowing for a simple verification as some publishers and authors simply don't bother with that registration for whatever reason. Yet, of course, they are still copyrighted. I guess what floors me is why one would doubt the stated copyright within the book itself. If the book itself on the printed page says xxx is the publisher, then it is safe that xxx is the publisher. It is one thing to doubt the competency of the submitter/validator in filling out forms, it is another to doubt the printed page itself. I think it is this latter point that has many of us scratching our heads. 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.