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Yes! If a student has membership through a school or other organisation they will be able to search and download books themselves.
A person with a qualified print disability, such as visual impairment, certain physical disabilities and severe learning disabilities would qualify for UK education collection.  Learn more about qualifications.
Any staff member named as a "Sponsor" by an organization can download books for all of the students registered under the organizational account. To download a book, a staff member selects the student from the student list that the download is intended for.  All UK... more
Awaiting approvalWhile you're able to log in, search the collection and set up other members off staff with their Sponsor accounts, you will not be able to download resources until your Primary Contact membership application has been approved by the RNIB Bookshare team... more
If the school is within the same district and you've registered as a district, there is no need to delete the student from your roster as long as the individual is a student within your district. You can simply update the student's information on your roster online.... more
Before entering your password, press the backspace key repeatedly until you are sure the field is blank. Please note that our passwords are case sensitive. If you continue receiving this error, please reset your password through our Forgot Password process.
Primary Contacts and other staff (Sponsors)If you're the Primary Contact or a Sponsor on your organisation's account you can reset your own password:Go to "Log in"Select "Forgot your password?"Enter your email addressSelect "reset password"You'll be sent an email... more
Students who had a learner membership linked to a school will be able to continue their memberships when they leave school. If they are no longer a student or eligible the Primary contact should remove them.People with sight loss can access reading resources with RNIB... more
If the new Primary Contact is already registered as a Sponsor on the account: Please contact the current Primary Contact to transition the title using the "Set to Primary Contact" button on the Sponsors page of the account.Quick tips:Go to HomepageSelect Sponsors In... more
First, log in to your account and select the "my Organization" link from your Task Bar. Then select the "members" tab.You can then update members' grade levels in either of two ways:Edit a single member's grade level by selecting the member's last name and changing the... more
Staff (Primary Contact and Sponsors)If you've forgotten your password:Go to our homepage (select the RNIB Bookshare logo at the top of the page)Select "Log in"Select "Forgot your password"Follow the instructionsIf you're able to log in:Go to "My account"Select "Change... more
How to set up staff accounts on RNIB Bookshare In this video you will see how to set up a staff (sponsor) account and what you can do with it to support your print disabled learner.Your organisation's Primary Contact can create a Sponsor account for any members of... more
If your student already has an individual account for UK education collection that you would like to link the account to your organization please do the following:   Log into your UK education collection account Select the "'My UK education collection" link Select the... more
Create and use reading lists within RNIB BookshareReading lists are a fantastic way of grouping books and other resources together for you, other staff and your print disabled learners to use. Find out how to create reading lists for various curriculum subjects,... more
Yes. You can copy UK education collection books to other media for the purposes of transferring the book to the qualified Member selected when the book is downloaded. While the media containing the books may change, books must stay in the possession of the qualified... more

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