How do I download material on behalf of a member?

Bookshare® books can be read on a wide variety of reading tools.

The fastest and easiest way to read is with Bookshare Web Reader.

For other reading tools, follow these steps to download and read for members:

  1. Log in to your Bookshare account. 
  2. Search for a title. 
  3. Select “Download.”
  4. Check the box to the left of the student's name for download.
  5. Select “DAISY Text Only” or "DAISY with Images" for your download.
  6. Select the box on the bottom of the page that says “Download.”
  7. Select “Download” again.
  8. Select “Available” under “Status.”
  9. Open and read the book with a compatible reading tool.
  10. Most reading tools will require members to extract the book from the downloaded zip file prior to opening.

Find a Reading Tool

Read Bookshare books many different ways. Find a compatible reading tools.