[nfbmi-talk] text books in digital

Marcus Simmons president at map-n.org
Wed Feb 27 13:36:49 UTC 2013

What I do is:
1.  obtain the physical book
2. Scan it using Freedom Scientific Open Book, which converts it to a verbal 
3. Save it and save a copy in text format, Therefore, I can have my computer 
read it back to me in either way

----- Original Message ----- 
From: <jeffc4 at lavabit.com>
To: <nfbmi-talk at nfbnet.org>
Cc: <nabs-l at nfbnet.org>
Sent: Tuesday, February 26, 2013 7:57 PM
Subject: [nfbmi-talk] text books in digital

> Dear Federationists,
> I am having a major problem. I feel that for me to get the most out of my
> education, i need all of my textbooks in digital format. I am pretty sure
> that my school district is to poor to make them digital for me. I know
> that i could complete my assignments much faster and turn them in, in a
> timely manner. I am getting fustrated because for me right now, braille is
> to slow for me trying to keep up in a genral ed class. If anyone could
> give me some tips in what to do or how to approch my school about this. My
> IEP is coming up sometime in the next month and 14 days.
> thanks
> 73
> kd8qiq
> Jeff Crouch
> _______________________________________________
> nfbmi-talk mailing list
> nfbmi-talk at nfbnet.org
> http://nfbnet.org/mailman/listinfo/nfbmi-talk_nfbnet.org
> To unsubscribe, change your list options or get your account info for 
> nfbmi-talk:
> http://nfbnet.org/mailman/options/nfbmi-talk_nfbnet.org/president%40map-n.org 

More information about the NFBMI-Talk mailing list