Learn Anywhere

Empower students to learn on their own anywhere

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From Classrooms to Couches

Whether school takes place in the classroom, online, or a combination of the two, empower your students to learn independently with Bookshare. Our specialized ebooks make it easier for struggling readers to learn on their own and for teachers and parents to assign the books students need safely and remotely.


We’re Here to Help You



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Learn how to support students in any learning environment.

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Why Bookshare?

Bookshare works in any learning environment.

At Home

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Assign books to your students remotely and allow them to learn at home independently.

Blended Learning

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Between class and their home, provide ebooks and reading tools so that students can learn.

In the Classroom

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Equip students with ebooks to read in the classroom with their peers.

Join for free in the U.S.

Bookshare is 100% free for U.S. schools and students with qualifying reading barriers like dyslexia, blindness, and cerebral palsy through an award from the Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP), U.S. Department of Education.

Join around the world

Bookshare is available around the world, and we are expanding in different parts of the globe such as Europe and the Asia Pacific regions to ensure that no one is left behind.

Bookshare Philippines

Learners in the Philippines can send inquiries and membership applications to the Bookshare Philppines Facebook page, or email us.


Make reading easier

Bookshare makes reading easier with ebooks in audio, audio + highlighted text, braille, and large font. Students can customize their reading experience to suit their individual learning style.


Find virtually any book


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900,000 Ebooks

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Thousands of books to read for fun

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49,000 Educational Books

Members use Bookshare with their Learning Management System


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Helping you and your students is our mission

Bookshare is an initiative of Benetech, a nonprofit that empowers communities with software for social good. We’re committed to creating more equal learning opportunities for students who struggle with reading and are funded by the Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP), U.S. Department of Education.

Whether it’s our own support department or from other teachers in the Bookshare community, you’ll get the help you need:


To qualify for Bookshare, students must have a qualifying reading barrier. Learn about who qualifies.

Bookshare is an initiative of Benetech, a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit, nonpartisan organization.