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Your Bookshare Agreement


Membership of Bookshare.ie allows you to download curriculum resources, including textbooks, and leisure reading titles from the online catalogue. Membership is open to students in Higher Education with a vision impairment, or reading difficulty such as Dyslexia.

Account details

Membership will only be activated on accounts where all details have been entered fully and correctly to meet with Copyright requirements. We reserve the right to close accounts where the details are not completed correctly.

Membership will only be activated on accounts that provide a valid school/ individual email address.

Membership activation

We reserve the right to cancel Membership where the criteria laid out in our Terms and Conditions is not met. Activation of valid membership applications can take up to five working days.

Cancelling your membership

Your free membership is for a 12 month period. If you are no longer eligible and wish to cancel your free Bookshare.ie collection membership, please contact us.

You will need to provide the following information:

  • Your contact name
  • Your account email address
  • reason for cancelling your membership.


We will not be liable to you for any indirect, special or consequential loss or damage (whether for loss of profits or otherwise), costs, expenses which arise out of, or in connection with, us selling you any goods. Any liability we do have to you will be limited to the price of the goods.