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Animator (Cool Cutting Edge Careers)

by Jessica Cohn

If you've seen a movie made with computer graphics, played one of the latest video games, or even just watched cartoons on a Saturday morning, then you've seen what animators do. Learn all about how animators work to create the movies, games, and TV shows that you love. Hear from the animators themselves about what it takes to make it in this exciting career.

Fashion Buyer (Cool on the Go Careers)

by Jessica Cohn

Will the next big fashion style feature long skirts or minis? Double breasted suits or casual sports jackets? Fashion buyers help set those trends. They stay on the move searching for the latest styles and traveling to runway shows and designer showrooms. Learn about the exciting world of fashion buying and related careers in fashion marketing and retailing. Hear what experts in the field have to say, and get an inside look at one of today's most stylish careers.

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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.