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No. RNIB Bookshare is an education service only. If you are a smeone with sight loss, you can get your reading resources with RNIB Library and talking books, more free services from RNIB. 
Educators, download your first book from RNIB BookshareHow do you download books and resources from RNIB Bookshare? This video will show you how, with an RNIB Bookshare sponsor account, you can log in, add learners, find and download your first title. Video of... more
All of RNIB Bookshare UK education collection's books have audio capability. How you access these audio features depends on the type of reading experience you prefer and the type of device you want to use to listen to your books. Note that we do not offer human... more
Visit the UK education collection Mobile home page to view our recommended mobile tools, or view our full list of Compatible Reading tools.
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Distribution regionsThe books and accessible images in our collection are not all available in all countries. Distribution regions are set by the publisher where they have provided their files or under the remit of the copyright legislation for books that RNIB or other... more
Staff (Primary Contact and Sponsors)Your username is your email address.Learners (Members)Your username will have been set by your teacher or support staff. They will be able to remind you of your log in details or change them for you if required.Related Help Centre... more
Please feel free to email us at feedback [at] www.rnibbookshare.org with any comments or suggestions for the new categorization system.  
There are two ways to use categories to locate material in the UK education collection library.  The first option is to select the Browse link found under the general search bar, then select the subject category link.  This will provide links to each category where... more
UK education collection does have Spanish versions for our Individual Membership Registration forms.  Request one from the Customer Service team by Requesting Help.There is also information about Bookshare and other resources in Spanish.
As a member of staff (Primary Contact or Sponsor), to set a user name and password for your Learner you'll first need to ensure that you have created your learner (Member) account.  Once on the Members list:Select the last name of the learner.Enter a user name for the... more
Web Reader reads using your device's built-in Text to Speech voice. Depending on what kind of device you have, please follow the steps below to change and/or install additional voices.Windows PCTo change your computer's Text to Speech voice:Windows 8 and olderOpen the... more
Video Tutorial: Students can Upgrade to an Individual MembershipWith a full individual membership connected to the student's school account, students can access books that have been assigned to them by a teacher as well as search and download books independently. ... more
Your Member  account allows you to access books shared with you on a Reading List, or previously downloaded for you by a Sponsor.  To access a book first log into your account, then:navigate to your shared Reading List either from the Reading List link on the left, or... more
The Pac Mate device can access the updated UK education collection website once the option to "warn when page content is blocked due to security settings" is disabled. To disable this option please:Press the Alt key if you have a QX, or f4 and f5 if you have a BXLocate... more

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