Bookshare

World's largest online accessible library of copyrighted content for people with print disabilities. Collection has over 90,000 digital books including textbooks, children's books, literature, popular books, special collections, newspapers and magazines that can be easily downloaded in DAISY or BRF formats. Membership is free for U.S. students with qualified print disabilities, and members get free reading software for PC and Mac.

Author: 
Year: 
Source: 
Type: 
Product
Cost Range: 
free
Content Area: 
reading
Grade Level: 
early elementary
intermediate elementary
middle school
secondary
transition
IDEA Disability Category: 
multiple disabilities
orthopedic impairment
specific learning disability
speech or language impairment
traumatic brain injury
visual impairment
Instructional Support: 
multiple formats of text and notation
Customizable Interface: 
adjustable rate
font size and/or color
Embedded Resources: 
bookmarks
e-dictionary
highlighting
outline template
text notes or tags
Text to Speech: 
dynamic highlighting
multiple voices
reading rate control
reads graphics descriptions
reads instruction
reads menus and toolbars
synthesized
National Reading Panel Standards: 
fluency
vocabulary
Operating Systems: 
Macintosh
Windows (MS 98 and newer)
English Language Arts: 
Reading: Foundational Skills
Reading: Literature
Reading: Informational Text
Language