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public:nnels:etext:page-numbers [2020/04/21 11:16]
rachel.osolen
public:nnels:etext:page-numbers [2020/07/23 16:23] (current)
farrah.little [No page numbers]
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 NNELS will retain print pagination if requested by the user (usually if the book is to be used in an educational environment). Otherwise, print pagination is not retained. NNELS will retain print pagination if requested by the user (usually if the book is to be used in an educational environment). Otherwise, print pagination is not retained.
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-In many books, page numbering does not matter. Most books sold in EPUB format, especially fiction, do not have specific pagination (they are "​reflowable"​) and so will show as a different number of pages depending on the amount of text that fits on a device’s screen. Some accessible format producers, including NNELS, will remove page numbers from the table of contents to not confuse a user in these cases. Some texts are for academic study, in which case, page numbers matter so that the reader can properly reference or cite the material. 
  
 =====No page numbers===== =====No page numbers=====
 NNELS will not retain print pagination, unless the user requests otherwise. NNELS will not retain print pagination, unless the user requests otherwise.
  
-In these cases, we do the following:+We do the following:
   * Remove all page breaks and section breaks from the e-text. ​   * Remove all page breaks and section breaks from the e-text. ​
   * If there is a Table of Contents, remove all page numbers from it.   * If there is a Table of Contents, remove all page numbers from it.
-  * If there is an Index, add a producer'​s note after the Index heading for the convenience of the reader. See [[index|Indexes]]. 
  
 =====How to keep print pagination===== =====How to keep print pagination=====
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