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Topic: What if more than one member posts the same book?

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Subject: What if more than one member posts the same book?
Date Posted: 7/12/2008 9:30 PM ET
Member Since: 7/7/2008
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I was wondering, if I do a search for a book, it pops up and I click to order it, how is it decided what member gets credit if more than on member has the same exact book? I understand about giving credit if you're ordering off a specific member's bookshelf. But what if you're not on a specific book shelf? Thanks!

Date Posted: 7/12/2008 9:40 PM ET
Member Since: 7/7/2007
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Hi Renee--

Which ever copy has been in the system the longest goes out next.  It is called a "First In, First Out" (aka FIFO) system.

Cheers,

Catt