Is Bookshare for Me?

Bookshare® is aebook library that makes reading easier. People with reading barriers can customize their experience and read in ways that work for them. See how it works! 


Why Use Bookshare?

Hundreds of thousands of people with dyslexia, learning disabilities, visual impairments, physical disabilities, and other reading barriers have read millions of Bookshare books. It has empowered them to study for school, pursue careers, and read for fun. Why do so many people use Bookshare?

Read Your Way

Listen to books, follow along with karaoke-style highlighting, read in braille or large font, and customize your reading experience with ebooks in formats that work for YOU.

1,278,362 titles

Access a huge collection of titles and find virtually any book you need for school, career, or the joy of reading.

Read on the device YOU choose

Read anytime, anywhere you want with devices like computers, Chromebooks, tablets, smartphones, assistive technology devices, and more.

Lowest cost

Read as many books as you want: FREE for qualified U.S. students and schools, and little over $1 per week for other members.

Who qualifies for Bookshare?

To join Bookshare, you must have a reading barrier that qualifies for Bookshare. Learn about qualifications.


Who uses Bookshare?

Check out these member profiles.