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Kurzweil Firefly users can save Bookshare books to their Universal Library online. To download books directly in Firefly, please follow the steps below:Go to Kurzweil’s Firefly website: https://www.kurzweil3000.com/KLogin.php.Enter your Kurzweil username and password,... more
Capti, the creators of Capti Narrator, also offer an online reader on their website. Capti Narrator Online is a free eBook reader that you can open in Chrome, Firefox, or Safari. Like Web Reader, Capti Online has built-in Text to Speech and a number of visual settings... more
To install Voice Dream Reader: Open the Google Play Store on your device. In the search field, enter "Voice Dream Reader". Select the "$9.99" button. Select the Install button.To download books using Voice Dream Reader: Open Voice Dream Reader, then select the... more
Yes! Bookshare members can now save their download history to their computer for a record of what books they’ve read. To save your download history as a .CSV file that can be opened in Excel:Log in to your Bookshare account.Select the My Bookshare link on the top right... more
All Sponsors of your Organization can access the entire account’s download history online. To save a report of your Organization’s download history:Log in to the Sponsor's Bookshare account.Select the My Bookshare link on the top right corner of the page.Select the... more
Apple users can read Bookshare books in the EPUB format on their computers and mobile devices using Apple's Books app (formerly called iBooks).Books on macOSDownload EPUBLog in to your Bookshare account.Search for a book using the search box at the top of the page.... more
To install Capti Voice: Open the App Store. In the search field, enter “Capti Voice.”Select the Install button. Although Capti is a free app, you may need to sign in to your Apple account to download it.Once Capti is installed, select the Open button in the App Store... more
Read&Write’s free extension can be installed from the Chrome Web Store. Follow the steps below to install the Read&Write Chrome extension:Open Google Chrome and navigate to the Chrome Web Store.Enter "read and write" in the search box in the top left corner of... more
If you are a sponsor on an Organizational account you can subscribe to Reading Lists shared by other sponsors.  To Subscribe to an existing Reading List:Navigate to your My Reading Lists pageSelect the Subscribe button at the bottom of the pageSearch for and place a... more
Video Tutorial: Subscribe to or Copy Reading Lists × Bookshare recently made it possible for Sponsors or Teachers on a Bookshare account to share Reading Lists with other... more
Sponsors on Organizational Accounts can make their Reading Lists available to all other Sponsors on the same account. To share your Reading List:Select "My Reading Lists" from your My Bookshare pageSelect the Reading List you wish to make available to other Sponsors on... more
If your student already has a student login to Bookshare, it is easy to upgrade their account to a full Individual Membership. As explained in this video, you'll simply have your student:Log in to Bookshare (using his/her student login)Select the "Upgrade to an... more
Video Tutorial: Students can Upgrade to an Individual MembershipWith a full individual membership connected to the student's school account, students can access books that have been assigned to them by a teacher as well as search and download books independently. ... more
Organizational Members (OM's) are qualified Bookshare users that are registered on an Organization's Bookshare account. Sponsors, generally teachers or other school staff, add students to their school's roster as Organizational Members.Organizational Members can log... more
An Individual Membership (IM) is a qualified adult or student's personal Bookshare account with Bookshare. IM's can freely search for and download books in any of the Bookshare accessible formats, unlike Organizational Members who only have access to books assigned to... more