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21st Century Manufacturing National Research Council Charles W. Wessner Board on Science, Technology, and Economic Policy Committee on 21st Century Manufacturing: The Role of the Manufacturing Extension Partnership Program of the National Institute of Standards and Technology 2013 03/07/14
Effects of U.S. Tax Policy on Greenhouse Gas Emissions Board on Science, Technology, and Economic Policy Stephen A. Merrill Policy and Global Affairs Paul T. Beaton William D. Nordhaus National Research Council Committee on the Effects of Provisions in the Internal Revenue Code on Greenhouse Gas Emissions 2013 03/07/14
Flexible Electronics for Security, Manufacturing, and Growth in the United States National Research Council Policy and Global Affairs Board on Science, Technology, and Economic Policy Sujai J. Shivakumar Committee on Best Practice in National Innovation Programs for Flexible Electronics 2013 03/07/14
Improving Measures of Science, Technology, and Innovation National Research Council Kaye Husbands Fealing Committee on National Statistics Robert E. Litan Policy and Global Affairs Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education Andrew W. Wyckoff Board on Science, Technology, and Economic Policy Panel on Developing Science, Technology, and Innovation Indicators for the Future 2012 03/07/14
New York's Nanotechnology Model National Research Council Charles W. Wessner Policy and Global Affairs Board on Science, Technology, and Economic Policy Committee on Competing in the 21st Century: Best Practice in State and Regional Innovation Initiatives 2013 03/07/14
Strengthening American Manufacturing Charles W. Wessner Committee on 21st Century Manufacturing: The Role of the Manufacturing Extension Partnership Program of the National Institute of Standards and Technology Board on Science, Technology, and Economic Policy National Research Council Policy and Global Affairs 2013 03/07/14
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Select your format based upon: 1) how you want to read your book, and 2) compatibility with your reading tool. To learn more about using Bookshare with your device, visit the Help Center.

Here is an overview of the specialized formats that Bookshare offers its members with links that go to the Help Center for more information.

  • Bookshare Web Reader - a customized reading tool for Bookshare members offering all the features of DAISY with a single click of the "Read Now" link.
  • DAISY (Digital Accessible Information System) - a digital book file format. DAISY books from Bookshare are DAISY 3.0 text files that work with just about every type of access technology that reads text. Books that contain images will have the download option of ‘DAISY Text with Images’.
  • BRF (Braille Refreshable Format) - digital Braille for use with refreshable Braille devices and Braille embossers.
  • MP3 (Mpeg audio layer 3) - Provides audio only with no text. These books are created with a text-to-speech engine and spoken by Kendra, a high quality synthetic voice from Ivona. Any device that supports MP3 playback is compatible.
  • DAISY Audio - Similar to the Daisy 3.0 option above; however, this option uses MP3 files created with our text-to-speech engine that utilizes Ivonas Kendra voice. This format will work with Daisy Audio compatible players such as Victor Reader Stream and Read2Go.