iBooks

The iBooks section of Paths to Technology is a depository of iBooks – digital resources created by educators, family members and students. iBooks are interactive digital books that can include pictures, videos, music/sounds, accessible mathematical equations and more. These books incorporate all the built-in accessibility features of iOS devices, including Zoom, VoiceOver and VoiceOver paired with a refreshable braille display. iBooks can only be read on Apple devices. Read More

Folded long cane with text, "The shaft has 4 sections that allow me to fold my cane when I am not using it."

My Long Cane Book

Help peers learn about a long cane used by students with visual impairments through this free children's book!
Cover of the Clouds iBook with the text, "Clouds, by Lindsey Lanier".

Clouds: iBook and Activity

Use this accessible iBook to introduce students to different types of clouds.
Screenshot of the iBook cover, 'A Day at the Beach' by Lindsey Lanier

A Day at the Beach: iBook and Tactile book

Download this free, accessible beach experience book!
Image of book cover with the text, Tough Boris by Men Fox, illustrated by Kathryn Brown.

Tough Boris Audiobook

Tough Boris is a mean, greedy old pirate - tough as nails, through and through. Or is he? You will love this richly adapted version of the book!
American flag in the background with soldiers running and Statue of Liberty.

Tomb of the Unknown Soldier: iBook

Learn all about the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier and the soldiers who guard it!
Fingers typing on a braille display beside an iPad displaying Cody's O&M Book.

Brian: Learning to Answer Questions using a braille display

Blind high school student with multiple disabilities learning how to answer multiple choice questions in iBooks using an iPad and braille display.
Wendy's logo with text below: "Wendy's has a little girl."

Cody's Favorite LOGOs iBook

A high school student with traumatic brain injury learns to identify community signage.
Elementary student standing outside in a jacket looking through a monocular while coding his long cane.

The Numbers Hunt: iBook about Using a Monocular

1534, 631, 25 - what numbers can you find?
Book Creator Logo: outline of an open book with a pair of scissors

Book Creator App to iBooks

You made a book in Book Creator - how do you share it with students?
drawing of a beach, water and sky above.

The Beach iBook

Accessible iBook about the beach.
Photo of waitress standing behind the counter at a coffee shop.

Using VoiceOver with Book Creator: A Blind Student's Experience

Creating accessible O&M experience books using the Book Creator app.
blue sky

When Are You Blue?

Accessible iBook was created to explain blue items for students with visual impairments.
Several whole lemons and one lemon sliced in half.

When Are You Yellow?

Accessible iBook created to explain the color concept yellow to students with visual impairments.
Old fashion one room school house.

After School I: iBook

Geared for beginning readers and/or students with CVI, After School I is a simple iBook about after school activities.
birthday balloons

My Birthday

This accessible iBook details events that happen on a child's birthday.
Cinderella in her blue gown with sparkles and her name in the background.

Cinderella: iBook

Accessible emerging reader ebook about Cinderella characters.
ABC in bright colors.

The Alphabet Sound: iBook

Accessible emerging reading alphabet book.
Mastering the Mac with VoiceOver iBook cover.

Mastering the Mac with VoiceOver: Free iBook

Mastering the Mac with VoiceOver is a free iBook that helps a VoiceOver iOS user transition to a Mac.
iPad screen showing picture of fancy beta fish with the Header "Help us Beta test new features" on Bookshare web page

Open Bookshare book on iPad in iBooks - EPUB Beta feature

Demo of how download Bookshare EPUB 3 title and open in iBooks on an iPad.

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