Learn About Discounts in Your Country
Bookshare®'s fee structure is based on the World Bank designation of countries as being high-income, upper-middle income, lower-middle income or lower-income. All fees listed below are in U.S. Dollars (USD).
List of country income levels as determined by the World Bank.
High Income (no discount)
Countries such as: U.S.*, Australia, Canada, Israel, Japan, New Zealand, Singapore, the UK, and most European countries
• $25 start-up fee
• $300 for 30 books
Countries such as: Argentina, Brazil, China, Ecuador, Jamaica, Mexico, Romania, South Africa and Turkey
• $10 start-up fee
• $120 for 30 books
Low or Lower-Middle Income
Countries such as: Egypt, Ghana, Guatemala, India, Kenya, Malawi, Nigeria, Philippines, and Sri Lanka
• $5 start-up fee
• $60 for 30 books
* U.S. Students: Through an award from the U.S. Department of Education Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP), Bookshare offers free membership to U.S. Students who are enrolled in a 4-week or longer course at a valid U.S. school.
U.S. Schools can also obtain free organizational memberships via this award. Read more about the OSEP Award.