How do I adjust the size, format, and contraction of Braille (BRF) books?

It is possible to choose the format of our BRF books. They can be formatted for a refreshable braille display or a braille embosser, and provided in either contracted or uncontracted braille.

To adjust these options on Individual Memberships:

  1. Log into Bookshare
  2. Select the My Account link
  3. Select the Preferences link
  4. Select the desired setting for the Size and Format dropdown box
  5. Select the desired setting for the Braille Grade dropdown box
  6. Save preferences

To adjust these options for members on Organizational Accounts:

  1. Log in to Bookshare
  2. Select the "Members" link from the left-hand menu
  3. Select the pencil icon next to the name of the members(s) for whom you will download titles
  4. Open the "Reading Preferences" portion of the dialog box
  5. Select the desired settings.
  6. Select "Save." Note that you can change these preferences as often as needed.