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The original mass produced professionally pressed Baen CD-ROMs are Labelled with printed Cover Art images derrived from the associated Baen Hard Cover Book (See above for a link to these images).
These images are also included in the digital content included on the CD-ROMs.

Below is a list the original filenames of these images, and also the text that is printed on these CD labels.

The text is important as it grants permission for these CDs to be widely copied and shared by anyone with a CD Burner or an Internet connection.



CD01 — included with _War of Honor_ by David Weber, published in October 2002
"WOH-CD-v4.jpg" 157 KB
(This image was printed on the CDs but a digital jpg copy was not included with the original pressing, however it was later added to the downloadable versions)

"Introducing the Baen CD-ROM Library"
"The Honorverse Disk"
"This disk and its contents may be copied and shared but NOT sold"
"Copyright© 2002 Baen Publishing Enterprises All Commercial Rights Reserved"




CD02 — included with _Hell's Faire_ by John Ringo, published in May 2003
"HF CD label.jpg" 192 KB

"Baen CD-ROM Library Version 2.0"
"The Posleen Disk"
"This disk and its contents may be copied and shared but NOT sold"
"Includes d20 system RPG!"
"Requires the use of a Roleplaying Game Core Book published by Wizards of the Coast, Inc."
"Copyright© 2003 Baen Publishing Enterprises All Commercial Rights Reserved"




CD03 — included with _The Far Side of the Stars_ by David Drake, published in October 2003
"Slammers_CD_Label.jpg" 156 KB

"Baen CD-ROM Library Version 3.0"
"The Drake Disk"
"This disk and its contents may be copied and shared but NOT sold"
"Copyright© 2003 Baen Publishing Enterprises All Commercial Rights Reserved"




CD04 — included with _There Will be Dragons_ by John Ringo, published in November 2003
"TWBD_CD_label.jpg" 185 KB

"Baen CD-ROM Library Version 4.0"
"The Dragons Disk"
"This disk and its contents may be copied and shared but NOT sold"
"Copyright© 2003 Baen Publishing Enterprises All Commercial Rights Reserved"




CD05 — included with _This Scepter'd Isle_ by Mercedes Lackey and Roberta Gellis, published in February 2004
"CD_label.jpg" 208 KB

"Baen CD-ROM Library Version 5"
"This Scepter'd Isle Disk"
"NOTICE: This disk and its contents may be copied and shared but NOT sold. All Commercial Rights Reserved"
"Copyright© 2004 Baen Publishing Enterprises"




CD06 — included with _Wind Rider's Oath_ by David Weber, published in May 2004
"Windriders_Oath_Label.jpg" 191 KB

"Baen CD-ROM Library Version 6"
"The Wind Rider's Oath Disk"
"NOTICE: This disk and its contents may be copied and shared but NOT sold. All Commercial Rights Reserved"
"Copyright© 2004 Baen Publishing Enterprises"




CD6b — (Also called CD 6.022) Distributed as advance promotional material for _The Shadow of Saganami_ by David Weber, published in November 2004
"Shadow_of_Saganami_CD_Label.jpg" 250 KB

"Limited Edition The Shadow of Saganami CD-ROM"
"Copyright© 2004 Baen Publishing Enterprises All Commercial Rights Reserved"

Althought it doesn't say so on the Artwork, Jim Baen has said that this CD-ROM may also be copied and shared.

Quoting a post to Baen's Bar from Arnold Bailey (Baen's Web Manager)
Dated Mon, 21 Mar 2005 09:32:00 -0500
[This was in reply to a thread asking if both the CDs 6B and 7 could be copied and distributed in the same way as the earlier ones]
*** start quote ***
Jim says.
"It is issued from us, it's distributable. Go ahead, _be_ our promotions department."
*** end quote ***




CD07 — Distributed as promotional material for _Into the Looking Glass_ by John Ringo, published in June 2005
This includes two versions of the artwork, differing only in dimensions and amount of surrounding white space.
"Looking-Glass-CD-label.jpg" 199 KB and "Looking-Glass-CD-label-v3.jpg" 234 KB

"Baen CD-ROM Library #7"
"The Looking Glass Disk"
"This disk and its contents may be copied and shared but NOT sold"
"Copyright© 2004 Baen Publishing Enterprises All Commercial Rights Reserved"





CD08 — included with _Ghost_ by John Ringo, published in October 2005
"Ghost-CD-label.jpg" 168 KB

Note: that there are two versions of the Artwork in circulation - the CD-ROM included in the the Hardcover Book, is printed with artwork with the CORRECT number "Version 8", although the image file included on this CD-ROM has the older INCORRECT number "Version 7"

"Baen CD-ROM Library Version 7" OR "Baen CD-ROM Library Version 8"
"The Ghost Disk"
"NOTICE: This disk and its contents may be copied and shared, but NOT sold. All Commercial Rights Reserved."
"Copyright© 2005 Baen Publishing Enterprises"





CD09 — included with _At All Costs_ by David Weber, published in November 2005
"At All Costs-CD Label.jpg" 166 KB

"Baen CD-ROM Library Version 9"
"The At All Costs Disk"
"NOTICE: This disk and its contents may be copied and shared, but NOT sold. All Commercial Rights Reserved."
"Copyright© 2005 Baen Publishing Enterprises"




Last modified July 2006