The AccessText Network Continues to Grow: 22,000 requests in 2010; 40,000 requests in 2011; 60,000 requests in 2012; 80,000 requests in 2013; and 94,000 requests in 2014.
Request Files from Leading Textbook Publishers: Elsevier, Lynne Rienner Publishers Sinauer Associates, Jones & Bartlett Learning F.A. Davis Company , Cengage Learning, W.W. Norton, Springer Publishing, SAGE Publications, Inc., McGraw-Hill Education, Pearson Education, John Wiley & Sons., Macmillan Higher Education Kogan Page, Image: books
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Post-secondary members can request files and permissions from leading publishers with one simple form. All post-secondary institutions in the United States are eligible to join at no cost.

AccessText is an efficient system for publishers to process disability-related requests from post-secondary institutions. Publishers large and small are encouraged to join.

The AccessText Resource Center has tools, tips, and useful information on a variety of accessibility topics with no membership required.

What Our Members Are Saying

The University of Toledo

University of North Carolina

The University of Toledo

ATN has had a positive effect on our office. It has helped us to really streamline our processes. Andrea Engle, Academic Accommodation Specialist

University of North Carolina

We can get books more quickly than we used to from publishers. Thank you so much! Debbie Lowery, Accommodations Coordinator

York College

Westmoreland County Community College

York College

I don’t have to go to every publisher to request alternate formats. Lisa Maycock, Disability Accommodations Specialist

Westmoreland County Community College

Once you get through the training and use it a couple of times, it becomes very easy to use. Just type in your information and you are ready to go. Mary Ellen Beres, Counselor