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Subject: Book not in database
Date Posted: 11/14/2007 8:17 AM ET
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How do you post a book that isn't in the PBS database?

 

Date Posted: 11/14/2007 8:26 AM ET
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You would have to do it using the "Book Without an ISBN" feature and list all the details.

Cheryl

Date Posted: 11/14/2007 8:32 AM ET
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When you go to Post Book section and enter the ISBN and it isn't found... it should automatically bring up a form for you with blanks for Title/Author etc to fill in.  I recently did that with a book from England.



Last Edited on: 11/14/07 8:32 AM ET - Total times edited: 1
Date Posted: 11/14/2007 9:33 AM ET
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Lita, that will only happen if the ISBN is in the database without the rest of the info. Not ALL ISBNs are in the database, and those that are not, will not bring up the blank page for filling in the rest of the info. Those will need to be entered as if they have no ISBN.

Date Posted: 11/14/2007 9:35 AM ET
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Oh.. thanks for the clarification Sherry :  )