Reading it on the streets: Providing text in accessible formats<br />Sally Hunter – ILC WA<br />Jane Farrall - Spectronics...
Why eBooks?<br />
Joe’s Non-Netbook<br />
What do eBooks offer?<br />
eBooks and Digital Storybooks<br />
Sources for eBooks<br />Bookshare<br />Amazon and other commercial eBook sellers<br />Many online free or cheap sources e....
DAISY books<br />
Bookshare<br /><ul><li>www.bookshare.org</li></ul>Now also Read2go App <br />
Amazon and other commercial eBookstores<br />
Project Gutenberg and other free/cheap eBook sites<br />
TarHeel Reader and Route 66<br />
Portable eBook Readers<br />Kindle<br />iPad/iPhone/iPod touch<br />Classmate Reader<br />And many more!<br />
Kindle<br />
iPad/iPhone/iPod touch<br />
Accessible eBook Reader Apps<br />Include<br />Read2Go<br />vBookz<br />VOD Lite<br />Audiobooks<br />Blio<br />
ClassMate Reader<br />
eBook software for PC/Mac<br />Adobe Digital Editions<br />Kindle for PC or Mac<br />Read:Out Loud<br />Texthelp Read&Writ...
Adobe Digital Editions<br />
Kindle for PC or Mac<br />
Read:OutLoud<br />
Texthelp Read&Write 10 Gold<br />
eBook Reader in DynaVox Series 5<br />
Calibre eBook Management software<br />
Thank-you for coming<br />
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Reading it on the Streets: Providing Text in Accessible Formats

  1. 1. Reading it on the streets: Providing text in accessible formats<br />Sally Hunter – ILC WA<br />Jane Farrall - Spectronics<br />
  2. 2. Why eBooks?<br />
  3. 3. Joe’s Non-Netbook<br />
  4. 4. What do eBooks offer?<br />
  5. 5. eBooks and Digital Storybooks<br />
  6. 6. Sources for eBooks<br />Bookshare<br />Amazon and other commercial eBook sellers<br />Many online free or cheap sources e.g. Project Gutenberg<br />http://www.delicious.com/Jane_Farrall/ebooks for a list of some eBook sources<br />
  7. 7. DAISY books<br />
  8. 8. Bookshare<br /><ul><li>www.bookshare.org</li></ul>Now also Read2go App <br />
  9. 9. Amazon and other commercial eBookstores<br />
  10. 10. Project Gutenberg and other free/cheap eBook sites<br />
  11. 11. TarHeel Reader and Route 66<br />
  12. 12. Portable eBook Readers<br />Kindle<br />iPad/iPhone/iPod touch<br />Classmate Reader<br />And many more!<br />
  13. 13. Kindle<br />
  14. 14. iPad/iPhone/iPod touch<br />
  15. 15. Accessible eBook Reader Apps<br />Include<br />Read2Go<br />vBookz<br />VOD Lite<br />Audiobooks<br />Blio<br />
  16. 16. ClassMate Reader<br />
  17. 17. eBook software for PC/Mac<br />Adobe Digital Editions<br />Kindle for PC or Mac<br />Read:Out Loud<br />Texthelp Read&Write 10 Gold<br />eBook reader on DynaVox Series 5<br />And others...<br />
  18. 18. Adobe Digital Editions<br />
  19. 19. Kindle for PC or Mac<br />
  20. 20. Read:OutLoud<br />
  21. 21. Texthelp Read&Write 10 Gold<br />
  22. 22. eBook Reader in DynaVox Series 5<br />
  23. 23. Calibre eBook Management software<br />
  24. 24. Thank-you for coming<br />

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