Bookshare

Bookshare Eligibility & Sign Up

Reading Books from Bookshare

I plan to listen to my Bookshare books on a:

PC & Mac Options

Bookshare Web Reader:

  • Must have an individual Bookshare membership
  • Optimized for Chrome Browser and Windows 7 and above
  • Requires 1 time installation of Bookshare Web Reader extension in Chrome
  • Bookshare Web Reader User Guide

Read & Write for Google

Use the Read:OutLoud Software Program

Chromebook Options

Bookshare Web Reader

  • Must have an individual Bookshare membership
  • Optimized for Chrome Browser and Windows 7 and above
  • Requires 1 time installation of Bookshare Web Reader extension in Chrome.
  • Bookshare Web Reader User's Guide

Read & Write for Google

iOS (iPad, iPhone, iPod) Recommended Option

Voice Dream Reader

Android (Kindle, Samsung Galaxy, etc...) Recommended Options

Go Read

  • Download for free from Google Play (requires Android 2.2 Froyo or above).
  • Open books from individual membership directly into app.
  • Teachers may download books for students using organizational account, but will need to sign out of the app after downloading for confidentiality reasons.
  • Also reads ePub format.
Darwin Reader

  • Download for $19.95 from Google Play (requires Android 2.2 Froyo or above)
  • Open books from individual membership directly into app.
  • Customizable for needs of blind, low vision, print disabled individuals.
  • Reads DAISY 2.0 and 2.0 files.