Bookshare introduces new products for disabled readers

By Susan Lulgjuraj
February 11, 2013 // 0 Comments

Bookshare has developed two new digital products to help those with disabilities. Bookshare’s Web Reader and Bookshelf were announced at the Assistive Technology Industry Association conference, held January 30 through February 2 in Orlando, Fla. The products were created to help those with [ on]

U.S. Senator Congratulates Bookshare on 10th Anniversary!

By Paul Biba
April 5, 2012 // 0 Comments

From the Bookshare blog: On March 8, 2012, ninety guests gathered at the U.S. Capitol to hearSenator Tom Harkin (IA- D), Chairman of the Health, Education, Labor, and Pension Appropriations Committee, recognize the good work of the staff and volunteers of Bookshare on its 10th anniversary. The Iowa [ on]

Bookshare Passes 150,000 Student Members & 125,000 Titles

By Paul Biba
October 12, 2011 // 0 Comments

From the press release: Bookshare® a global leader in copyrighted, digital accessible books for people with print disabilities, is dramatically overachieving its five year collection and member targets at the close of its fourth year of funding from the U.S. Department of Education, Office of [ on]

John Wiley & Sons partners with Bookshare

By Paul Biba
April 15, 2011 // 0 Comments

From an email I received from Bookshare: John Wiley & Sons, Inc., a leading publisher serving the professional, consumer, scientific, technical, medical and academic communities worldwide, has agreed to provide Bookshare with digital files of professional and trade titles for their collection. [ on]

Bookshare crosses 100,000 member milestone

By Paul Biba
July 13, 2010 // 0 Comments

From their press release: Bookshare, the world’s largest online accessible library of copyrighted content for individuals with print disabilities, today announced a milestone event – surpassing 100,000 qualified members around the world. Bookshare’s Publisher program also crossed a [ on]

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