About Us Overview

Bookshare’s® goal is to make the world of print accessible to people with disabilities. With a dynamic leadership team, dedicated Members and capable partners, Bookshare is making this goal a reality.

  • Mission
    Ensuring that all individuals with print disabilities have equal and timely access to print materials.
  • How Bookshare Works
    Bookshare’s structure and process for making books accessible.
  • News and Events
    News articles and upcoming Bookshare events.
  • Leadership
    Biographies of the leadership team.
  • Partners
    Corporate, nonprofit and technology partners.
  • Major Donors
    Major donors that deserve special acknowledgment.
  • Members Stories
    Video profiles and testimonials from Bookshare Members.
  • Legal Information
    Legal requirements, Seven Point Digital Rights Management Plan and how to submit a copyright infringement complaint.
    • Chafee Amendment
      Text of the copyright law amendment that allows organizations like Bookshare to distribute accessible books.
    • DMCA Policy
      Bookshare’s Digital Millennium Copyright Act policy.