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The latest Victor Reader Stream includes built in Wifi allowing UK education collection users to log in, search, and download UK education collection content directly on the device itself. If you have this device click here for more information.If you wish to use a... more
Before opening Read&Write Gold, download a book from our website in DAISY format:Open your web browser and log in to your UK education collection account.Locate a book to download.Download the book in DAISY text or DAISY with Images format. Unzip the compressed... more
Where Do UK education collection Members Live?There are UK education collection members in over 70 countries around the world!ArgentinaAustraliaAustriaBelgiumBermudaBrazilCanadaChileChinaColombiaCosta RicaCroatiaCzech RepublicDenmarkEcuadorFederated States of ... more
How many books are available to me?RNIB Bookshare is able to provide books to educators outside the UK where publishers have give us permission to share those books with our members in other countries.The number of books available in each country depends on the... more
To copy books to a BrailleNote, you'll need to use removable media such as a flash drive or memory card.If copying a DAISY book, please do the following:Download the Daisy file from UK education collection.Unzip the book using an unzip utility. Copy the entire unzipped... more
Yes. You'll first need to unzip the books if you do not know how to unzip books please see our guide on extracting UK education collection books.Kurzweil can open the OPF file associated with each of our DAISY books.  Select the "Open" option from the Kurzweil "File"... more
We love iPads! … why?We love iApple products because they are fully accessible. They have built in accessibility tools that means some one with sight loss can use these tools, without the need to buy any additional  software.All file types on RNIB Bookshare can be used... more
Bookshare Web Reader includes self-voicing and word highlighting on computers with:Google Chrome version 33+Safari version 6.1+Chromebooks version 14+  Coming soon: Microsoft EdgeBookshare Web Reader includes self-voicing (no word highlighting) on devices with:Google... more
The Bookshare Web Reader currently does not have the capability to take notes, define words, or create bookmarks.  The Web Reader will remember where the book was last read so long as it's accessed on the same computer, allowing members to re-open a partially read book... more
Bookshare Web Reader offers a series of access keys for users.If you are on Chrome and IE:Alt+P: Toggle TTS (Only Available on Google Chrome) Alt+B: Activate Back to Library Alt+T: Toggle Table of Contents Alt+N: Toggle Night Mode Alt+X: Hide Toolbar Navigation Alt+O:... more
Read:OutLoud - UK education collection Edition is available for free to all Bookshare members. Read:OutLoud is supported on computers running Windows XP and higher and Mac OS X 10.4 to 10.8. To download Read:OutLoud - Bookshare Edition:Log in to the UK education... more
Books can be “read” in three different ways:ReadUsing various large font sizes—selectable on device, e.g., computer, tablet)On braille devicesWith word and sentence highlighting on some devicesListened to via audioRead and listened to at the same timeLearn more about... more
All current UK education collection members, including members on organizational rosters, can access the free UK education collection downloadable readers.If a member is on an organizational account a sponsor on the account must download the software on their behalf.... more
If a book does not have a “Read Now” link, it may be due to one of the following reasons:the book you have downloaded may be in PDF formatyou may be using a browser that is not compatible with the Bookshare Web Reader.if you are using a compatible browser and the “Read... more

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