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Read2Go

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App Description: Read2Go is an accessible ebook reader that makes reading Bookshare titles easy. Bookshare is the world’s largest accessible online library for people with print disabilities with over 345,000 titles. For questions on whether Bookshare is for right for you or for someone you know with a qualifying print disability, please refer to www.bookshare.org. The Help Center on the Bookshare site offers assistance in preparing your membership and in using this app or other ebook readers with Bookshare. From within Read2Go, you can browse, search, download, and read books directly from Bookshare using your Bookshare membership, as well as read DAISY books from other sources. The app gives you full control over visual choices for font size and color, background and highlighting color, and text-to-speech preferences. Read2Go features word-by-word highlighting for multi-modal reading. Features: • Access the Bookshare collection directly from the app • Browse, search and download books quickly and easily, including those with images • Read words on the screen with synchronized text-to-speech (Read2Go audio on) • Read with highly natural Acapela voices and navigate with VoiceOver gestures (Read2Go audio on, VoiceOver on) • Read with Apple VoiceOver gestures and voice (VoiceOver on, Read2Go audio off) • Read with many choices of font size, color and backgrounds, and no voices (Read2Go and VoiceOver off) • Read with Braille displays connected via Bluetooth • Save books into Read2Go so you can read anywhere • Adjust font size up to 70 pts • Adjust text-to-speech audio, either on or off for text-only or text-to-speech mode • Adjust rate of audio • View Table of Contents • Set bookmarks • Read from where you left off (auto-resume reading position) • Support for all 6 levels of DAISY navigation built in to structure of book • Supports DAISY 3.0 and 2.02 • Supports use of iTunes to transfer of non-Bookshare DAISY books to your device • Supports “Open In Read2Go” for easy access to your books from the Bookshare website • Educational institutions wishing to purchase 20 licenses or more can get a discount through the Apple Volume Licensing Program for Education
  
Cost of Usage: 19(€)
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 Apple iOS (iPhone, iPad)
  
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 Accessibility:   Learning disabilities
  
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