Digital Teaching and Learning

ibooks

Download and read books. iBooks includes the iBookstore, where you can download the latest best-selling books and your favorite classics. Supports reading of ePub books created with Apple’s Pages program. Book shelf has two sections, one for ePub books and the other for PDF documents. Program allows for experiencing books that include audio and video. Add notes, highlight passages, and bookmark pages.

  • Cost: Free
  • Skills Taught: reading, research, highlight
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  • Accessibility Issues: Accessibility Settings: Voice over - Yes. Reads button accurately. User can select only one line of text at a time to read. Zoom- Yes Large Text- Font type and size can be changed within the app but not from the setting menu. White on Black- yes Other: Can change pages from black on white to sepia. Some buttons are small and may be difficult to access without zoom turned on.
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  • Date Added: Mar 9, 2011
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