Setting BRF preferences

Individual Members

  1. Log in to your UK education collection account at public.staging.load2learn.org.
  2. Select the My Account link.
  3. Select the Edit Preferences link.

Under the Download preferences heading, you'll find several BRF options, including BRF size and format, braille grade, and BRF file extension.

BRF size and format:

Please choose Embossable Braille under this setting if you will be embossing a book. You may leave all Refreshable Braille Grade Display settings set to default. Choose the number of cells and lines that is appropriate for whichever braille embosser you have.

Braille grade:

Here you can set whether you want contracted (grade 2) or uncontracted (grade 1) braille in your books. You may also set whether you’d like Unified English Braille (UEB) files or English Braille, American Edition (EBAE).

BRF file extension:

Please leave this as the default setting, .zip.

Sponsors on organisational accounts

  1. Log in to your Sponsor account at public.staging.load2learn.org.
  2. Select the My UK education collection link.
  3. Select the Add or Update Members link.
  4. Click or press Enter on the last name of the member for whom you will be embossing books.
  5. Under the Member's Download Preferences section, review the settings related to BRF files.

BRF size and format:

Please choose Embossable Braille under this setting if you will be embossing a book. You may ignore any Refreshable Braille Grade Display settings here. Choose the number of cells and lines that is appropriate for whichever braille embosser you have.

Braille grade:

Here you can set whether you want contracted (grade 2) or uncontracted (grade 1) braille in your books. You may also set whether you’d like Unified English Braille (UEB) files or English Braille, American Edition (EBAE).