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Abraham Lincoln & Frederick Douglass: The Story Behind an American Friendship Russell Freedman 2012 06/25/14
The Adventures of Marco Polo Russell Freedman 2006 07/31/08
Angel Island: Gateway to Gold Mountain Russell Freedman 2013 05/27/15
Babe Didrikson Zaharias: The Making of a Champion Russell Freedman 1999 10/31/08
Becoming Ben Franklin : How a Candle-Maker's Son Helped Light the Flame of Liberty Russell Freedman 2013 05/29/14
Children of the Great Depression Russell Freedman 2005 11/12/12
Children of the Wild West Russell Freedman 1983 10/31/08
Confucius: The Golden Rule Russell Freedman 2002 10/28/08
Eleanor Roosevelt: A Life of Discovery Russell Freedman 1993 11/06/03
Freedom Walkers: The Story of the Montgomery Bus Boycott Russell Freedman 2006 10/23/07
Give Me Liberty: The Story of the Declaration of Independence Russell Freedman 2000 12/20/12
Immigrant Kids Russell Freedman 1980 10/31/08
Kids at Work: Lewis Hine and the Crusade Against Child Labor Russell Freedman 1994 10/26/06
Lafayette and the American Revolution Russell Freedman 2010 02/17/11
Lincoln: A Photobiography Russell Freedman 1987 06/08/14
Martha Graham: A Dancer's Life Russell Freedman 1998 10/22/08
Out of Darkness: The Story of Louis Braille Russell Freedman 1997 07/20/14
The Voice That Challenged a Nation: Marian Anderson and the Struggle for Equal Rights Russell Freedman 2004 06/08/06
The War to End All Wars Russell Freedman 2010 02/24/15
The War To End All Wars: World War I Russell Freedman 2010 08/01/14
The Wright Brothers: How They Invented The Airplane Russell Freedman 1991 04/13/10
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Help

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 "Using Bookshare" page in 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 Ivona's Kendra voice. This format will work with Daisy Audio compatible players such as Victor Reader Stream and Read2Go.