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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
Android users can access UK education collection content on-the-go using Go Read, our free, open source eBook reader directly integrated with UK education collection. Phones and tablets running Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and above can download Go Read from the... more
Transferring PDFs to iBooksNewer iPad’s allow you to download a book from RNIB Bookshare, through Safari, and then save it directly into the iBooks app. Making it quick and easy for the learner to access whenever they need to.Older iPads may require you to download the... more
Read2Go is specifically an Apple DAISY reader. UK education collection does offer an Android application, Go Read, for more information please visit Go Read.  If there are specific devices you are interested seeing UK education collection delivered on, please add that... 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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