Alternative Format Textbooks
Braille & Audio Textbooks
- Braille: The American Printing House for the Blind
- For a list of other sources: Louis Database
- Audio: Recordings for the Blind & Dyslexic
- Audio and Braille: National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped (NLS)
Audio & eBook Textbooks
- Adelphi University Bookstore
Offer e-textbooks for certainly required textbooks.
Provides e-textbooks and audio format.
- Learning Ally
Provides e-textbooks and audio format. (For information regarding a free membership, contact the Student Acess Office.)
Provides alternative format textbooks in PDF and DAISY
- Cengage Brain
Provides e-textbook rentals and e-textbooks.
- Vital Source
Bartleby.com publishes the classics of literature, nonfiction, and reference free of charge for home and classroom use.
- Project Gutenberg
The Project Gutenberg philosophy is to make information, books, and other materials available to the general public in forms a vast majority of computers, programs, and people can easily read, use, quote, and search.
- Internet Public Library
The Internet Public Library is the first public library of the Internet and is committed to providing library services to the Internet community.
Bookshare.org is an online community that enables people with visual and other print disabilities to legally share scanned books. Bookshare.org takes advantage of a special exemption in the U.S. copyright law that permits the reproduction of publications into specialized formats for the disabled.