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Accommodations differ widely between postsecondary schools and high school.First, it’s up to the student to begin the accommodation process by contacting the person/office on campus in charge of accommodations; unlike high school where teachers and parents advocate for... more
Bookshare has a large collection of resources used daily in offices all over the world, including technical software manuals and other professional development materials. As one longtime member attests, "Bookshare's collection of computer and programming manuals runs... more
Bookshare has a special collection of books for students transitioning to college and beyond. 
Students who independently search for, download and read when and how they want to, hold the key to a successful college experience.An individual student Bookshare membership is free; many students have both an individual membership and are on their school’s... more
Yes, a Bookshare membership is for life! It’s free for U.S. students – even those in adult education programs (see Student Qualifications). Qualified adult education programs include classes that lead to a degree or certificate. Some common qualified adult education... more
Leaving high school? Make sure you have an Individual Bookshare membership—you can use it at any school you attend in the U.S.Off to college? The Disabled Student Services office on your campus can help you get your required books in the formats you need. Many colleges... more
Yes! Once you are a Bookshare member you can continue using our service for life. No need to resubmit paperwork.If you are continuing your education, just update your student status  in the U.S. to include your new school information. It may take several days for your... more
Absolutely! If you are going to college in the U.S. your Bookshare membership will continue to be free, courtesy of a grant from the U.S. Department of Education Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP).To learn more about using your Bookshare account in college,... more
Yes, Bookshare has college level textbooks. U.S.laws don't reqiure publishers to provide college level textbooks in alternate formats however we acquire them from colleges and universities through partnerships for scanning and sharing books.Bookshare hopes to build... more