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Bookshare’s new website design: What’s new, What’s coming?

The Bookshare website has a new look! We are rebuilding Bookshare from the ground up to provide a premier experience that serves the needs of our users around the world.  This exciting rebuild will be completed in phases, and we are excited to share the first of several exciting releases.  Our first release is focused […]

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Benetech Promotes Bookshare at IES Mulund School as a Bridge Tool for Digital Literacy

As part of our efforts to further the impact of digital literacy on the international stage, Benetech met with the Indian Education Society (IES) Mulund, a high-school, located in Mumbai, India. As part of this interview, Rujul, an IES Mulund student using Bookshare, along with her parents, teacher, and former principal, share the importance of […]

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The ADA Turns 32 

Today is the 32nd anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act. This landmark legislation affirms and protects the rights of people with disabilities in a wide range of public settings. Since the ADA came into effect, American society has benefited tremendously; nevertheless, there is still significant work to be done. In this blog, individuals share ways the ADA has impacted their lives and the additional support they would like to see.

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Taylor & Francis becomes a Global Certified Accessible publisher

Books published by Taylor and Francis will now be certified as accessible. Learn more about Taylor and Francis’ accessibility designation.

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Bookshare Corners Launch Across Philippines with Department of Education Regional Division Kick Off

Working with the regional department of education & local charities, Benetech launches Bookshare corners for blind and low-vision Filipinos.

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[Video] The Pandemic as a Catalyst for Digital Learning and Employment in India: Harkin Summit

Watch a video about how the pandemic enabled digital education and employment opportunities for people with visual impairments in India.

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