The Accessible Textbooks Department of APH now offers hundreds of large print textbooks for digital download! Hundreds of textbooks created using APH’s exclusive accessibility process are available for purchase through the File Repository of the Louis Database. Books are in PDF format and may be read on Kindle®, iPad®, laptop, or many other digital readers. These accessible PDF files may also be read using synthetic speech on devices that do not have a screen, such as APH’s Book Port Plus™.
High Quality Large Print at a Substantial SavingsAPH electronic large print textbooks feature the complete content of the original print edition, formatted for improved accessibility using APH’s proprietary in-house process. All textbooks use a minimum 18-pt. font, enlarged images, and a color palette designed for accessibility and clarity. The digital format provides greater portability and convenience for the user. Also, many of these digital editions now feature image descriptions.
Several subjects are available, including language arts, science, and social studies, from the nation’s best-known publishers. Search Louis for titles you need and download your textbooks today! To find a list of all digital large print files, click the “E-Files” tab and search for “LF.”
- While APH is not taking orders specifically for the digital format, current large print textbook orders are being offered in print and digital file form.
- One copy of each desired large print file must be purchased for each student user.
- APH electronic large print textbooks are intended for use on an eReader only, they cannot be printed.