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Category Title Author Action
Culture Understanding Deaf Culture Ladd, Paddy
Culture Vintage Sacks Sacks, Oliver
Culture When the Mind Hears: A History of the Deaf Lane, Harlan
Culture Winning Sounds Like This: A Season with the Women's Basketball Team at Gallaudet, the World's Only University for the Deaf Coffey, Wayne
Biography / Autobiography A Loss for Words: The Story of Deafness in a Family Walker, Lou Ann
Biography / Autobiography A Man without Words Schaller, Susan
Biography / Autobiography Alandra's Lilacs: The Story of a Mother and Her Deaf Daughter Bowers, Tressa
Biography / Autobiography Alone in the Mainstream: a Deaf Woman Remembers Public School Oliva, Gina A.
Biography / Autobiography And The Journey Begins Axelrod, Cyril
Biography / Autobiography Beyond the Miracle Worker Nielsen, Kim E.
Biography / Autobiography Blind Rage: Letters to Helen Keller Kleege, Georgina
Biography / Autobiography Breaking the Silence Milne, Jo
Biography / Autobiography Burn Down the Ground: A Memoir Crews, Kambri
Biography / Autobiography Cosmic Healing Brodsky, Barbara
Biography / Autobiography Deaf Again, 4th Ed. Drolsbaugh, Mark
Biography / Autobiography Deaf Like Me Spradley, Thomas S. and Spradley, James P.
Biography / Autobiography Deliverance from Jericho: Six Years in a Blind School Atchison, Bruce
Biography / Autobiography Finding Zoe Matlin, Marlee and Rarus, Brandi and Harris, Gail
Biography / Autobiography Gallaudet: Friend of the Deaf Degering, Etta
Biography / Autobiography God Knows His Name: The True Story of John Doe No. 24 Bakke, Dave
Biography / Autobiography Hands of My Father: A Hearing Boy, His Deaf Parents, and the Language of Love Uhlberg, Myron
Biography / Autobiography Helen Keller (Rebel Lives) Keller, Helen and Davis, John
Biography / Autobiography Helen Keller: A Life Herrmann, Dorothy
Biography / Autobiography I Can Hear You Whisper Denworth, Lydia
Biography / Autobiography I Danced: A Cochlear Implant Odyssey Weber, Dora Tingelstad
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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.