Words, Words, and More Words! May 14 2016, 0 Comments

We've been busy updating your Open LORE dictionary experience, available in the Read and Bookshare Edition 1.2.4 and later releases. The new dictionary has the familiar look of our original dictionary, but has been updated with several exciting new features.

Welcome Home: An Open LORE Walkthrough November 03 2015, 0 Comments

Welcome to the home screen, your own personal reading corner with access to your favorite books, your next homework assignment, an online community of fellow readers, and countless options to customize your virtual space.

Welcome to Your New Favorite Reading Corner October 19 2015, 0 Comments

In this fast-paced age of technology, this cozy scene seems to be fading. But at Open LORE, we want to preserve that feeling of your personal space and unique preferences, integrating it with accessible reading features in our easy-to-navigate Open LORE Read software.

Stay Informed Through Accessible Newspapers and Magazines November 11 2014, 0 Comments

In addition to thousands of current, classic, and educational books, Bookshare is bringing newspapers and magazines into the realm of accessible literature. All are available to qualifying Bookshare members and are fully compatible with the Open LORE Read.

Unlocking the Classics: Accessible E-book Versions November 10 2014, 0 Comments

Check out Open LORE’s classic e-book library for the premium reading experience on Open LORE Read and original artwork, and visit for tens of thousands of classic titles.

Accessible Textbooks Available From Bookshare November 06 2014, 0 Comments

Bookshare's library covers every level from Pre-Kindergarten to Adult Education and every subject area, from English and History to Math and Science. Providing these texts and tools, Bookshare and Open LORE seek to help all learners overcome reading challenges.

Popular Books Available on Bookshare November 04 2014, 0 Comments

All of these current top books and thousands more are available in accessible e-book form on Bookshare and are fully compatible with Open LORE Read software. Both companies continue towards the same mission: helping all readers, regardless of challenges, unlock their full reading potential.

Using Open LORE Read with Bookshare November 03 2014, 0 Comments

Using Open LORE reading software with Bookshare is as easy as 1-2-3.

  1. Download the DAISY file to your computer from your Bookshare account.
  2. Add the DAISY book to your Open LORE library.
  3. Open the book and start reading!

Bookshare Accessible Online Library October 30 2014, 0 Comments

Bookshare - an incredible online library stuffed with all the latest novels, your text books, even classic literature you've wanted to read.  As you explore further, you find there are reading apps, such as Open LORE Read, designed specifically to help you with your reading disability.