Individual Memberships

June 13, 2014

To view your download history select the "My History" link from your task bar.

June 13, 2014

To change your personal information such as name, password, email or address on Bookshare first log into your Bookshare account, then:

June 6, 2014

The book download limit is based on a revolving 30-day cycle.

  • If your limit is 100 books, and 100 books were downloaded on day 1, then additional books wouldn't be available until day 31.
  • If 1 book was downloaded on day 1 and 99 books were downloaded on day 2, on day 31, 1 book would be available. On day 32, 99 additional books could be downloaded.
June 6, 2014

Yes. All Bookshare members must have a qualifying print disability.

For more information about our qualifications, please visit our Qualifications Page.

June 5, 2014

The default number of downloads per 30 days is 100 books.

The book download limit is based on a 30 day cycle that starts on the day you download your first book. If for example, your download is 100, and 100 books were downloaded on day 1, additional books wouldn’t be available until day 31.

June 5, 2014

A person with a qualified print disability, such as visual impairment, certain physical disabilities and severe learning disabilities would qualify for Bookshare.  Learn more about qualifications.

June 5, 2014

Parents can either upgrade their child's school (Organizational) account to include an Individual Membership, ask the teacher to initiate the Individual Membership, or create a new account with Bookshare if their child is not on an Organizational Account.