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The Internet Archive is a partner collection that UK education collection members can use to search for books outside of the UK education collection collection.   The Internet Archive has a large collection of books, including over 3 million DAISY titles, including... more
Downloaded book files from an organizational account are meant for a particular qualified registered student. It is acceptable to project a limited portion of the book in a classroom for an assignment as long as the educator is not physically giving copies to students... more
RNIB HelplineIf the book description states that a hard braille copy is available from RNIB for loan or to purchase, you can contact the RNIB Helpline on 0300 123 9999 to order your copy.Transcription servicesIf you do not have the tools to emboss books, a... more
Because of copyright restrictions, Members are permitted to download UK education collection books for their own personal use only, and sharing is strictly prohibited.UK education collection uses Digital Rights Management (DRM) technology and contractual agreements... more
RNIB Bookshare does not provide access to copyrighted books for training purposes because of copyright constraints.For demonstration purposes, we suggest you use any one of the thousands of freely available titles (e.g. public domain or Creative Commons licensed) in... more
DAISY and BRF are digital formats for accessible materials. NISO/DAISY 3 is the global digital talking book standard (http://www.daisy.org/z3986/), supported by many leading libraries, assistive technology software and hardware manufacturers worldwide that serve those... more
Some DAISY books have human narration, and many do not. RNIB Bookshare books only contain digital text.DAISY format is an extremely flexible file format that permits both digital audio (such as recorded human speech) and digital text (that can be read with any of the... more
We do add textbooks as needed by students.  The textbooks must be assigned as classroom reading in an accredited educational program, including K-12 and postsecondary. To begin the process please submit a Book Request.  
Learners, download your first bookThis video will show learners and parents who have access to an RNIB Bookshare member account how to log in, search, download a title in the accessible format that you need and use a reading list. Video of Learners, download your... more
RNIB Bookshare is available to learners with a 'print disability'. This is a term defined under section 31F (2) of the Copyright and Rights in Performances (Disability) Regulations 2014.Further information about who is eligibleto use the resource on this site can be... more
Qualifying disabilities are disabilities with a physical basis that severely inhibit or prevent an individual from reading standard print. This may be a visual impairment or blindness, a severe learning disability that affects reading, or a physical ability that... more
No; in fact many of our more voracious readers are non-students!. UK education collection is for any individual with a qualifying print disability. If you're an existing UK education collection member you simply need to remove the student status information on your... more
Please note that at this time UK education collection does not support Windows 8 RT tablets. UK education collection material can be accessed through the Bookshare Web Reader, or Read:OutLoud.Please view our tutorial for using the Bookshare Web Reader: Video of How... more
To download Go Read on your device:Open the Google Play store. Search for "Go Read" or "Bookshare." Select Go Read, then select the Install button.Once you’ve logged in to your Bookshare account you’ll be able to download and read Bookshare books directly on your... more
It may be possible that your account is set to download a different file format. To change the download format of files, please do the following:Log in to your UK education collection account.Select the My Account link.Select the Preferences link.Under the Preferences... more

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