Getting Started with Read2Go

Read2Go is Bookshare's accessible eBook reader app for iOS devices such as the iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch devices. Read2Go is available for purchase in the iTunes App Store.

Installing Read2Go on Your Device

  1. Open the App Store on your iOS device.
  2. Search for Read2Go and purchase using your iTunes account.

  3. Image of the Read2Go App Icon: An open book on a blue background, containing the word

  4. Launch the Read2Go app on your device.
  5. Select "Settings" and enter your Bookshare login email and password.

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Downloading Bookshare Books

  1. Launch the Read2Go app from your device.
  2. Select the Search Bookshare button.

  3. Screenshot of Buttons at the Bottom of Read2Go, My Books, Search Bookshare, Settings, and Help with Search Bookshare highlighted.
  4. Search for a book by Title, Author, ISBN, or browse by latest, popular, categories, or periodicals.

  5. Screenshot of Search Bookshare page. Search Bookshare by: Title/Author, Title, Author, and ISBN. Browse Bookshare by: Latest, Popular, Categories, and Periodicals.

  6. Select the "Download" button.

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Reading Books with Read2Go

  1. Go to "My Books" and select book title you wish to read.
  2. You can sort books by "Title", "Author", or "Latest".
  3. Select the book title.
  4. Select "Read Now".

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Audio Features

  1. To enable the built in text to speech of Read2Go go to "Settings" and select the "Audio" button.

  2. Screenshot of Audio Settings: Read2Go Audio, Voice, Speed, Background playback, Auto-lock playback, Auto-lock during playback, Auto play, and Restore Defaults.

  3. Select desired voice and speed.

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Visual Features

  1. Select the Settings option

  2. Screenshot of Visual Settings: Foreground Color, Background Color, Highlight Color, Word Highlight Color, Bookmark Color, Show Images, Page Slider, Show Highlight, Highlight Position, Display by Page, and Restore Defaults.

  3. Select font size to change font up to 70 pt.
  4. Select the Visual Option to modify the foreground, background, highlight, bookmark color options.
  5. Select "Show Images" to download and display images from books with images.

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**Requirements: compatible with iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch. Requires iOS 4.0 or later