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<span style="font-family:verdana,geneva,sans-serif">Deluxe and USG AMAC Memberships provide students access to the [https://amacusg.org/studentcenter.php AMAC Student Download Center], a secure site where students login to download their completed orders and assitive technology software.<br/><br/>Please see the following user guides and video tutorials for more information on accessing the AMAC Student Download Center:</span><br/>
<span style="font-family:verdana,geneva,sans-serif"> Membership in AMAC means that you will be able to access your textbooks in a format that best meets your needs, including E-Text, Audio on CD, or Braille. Orders for textbooks must be placed by the DSP at your school. Contact your DSP for additional information. Audio on CD and Braille orders will be shipped to your DSP, while E-Text orders will be available for you to download.
 
Your membership gives you access to the AMAC Student Download Center where you can:
# Check the status of your book orders
# Download your electronic book files
# Download software that will read your books out loud
# View video tutorials<br/><br/>


<span style="font-family:verdana,geneva,sans-serif">AMAC Student Guide [http://www.amacusg.gatech.edu/wiki/images/b/be/Student_Guide_2012Update.pdf PDF] | [http://www.amacusg.gatech.edu/wiki/images/e/ec/Student_Guide_2012Updatenew.docx MS Word Doc]</span>
<span style="font-family:verdana,geneva,sans-serif">AMAC Student Guide [http://www.amacusg.gatech.edu/wiki/images/b/be/Student_Guide_2012Update.pdf PDF] | [http://www.amacusg.gatech.edu/wiki/images/e/ec/Student_Guide_2012Updatenew.docx MS Word Doc]</span>

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Using the AMAC Student Download Center

Membership in AMAC means that you will be able to access your textbooks in a format that best meets your needs, including E-Text, Audio on CD, or Braille. Orders for textbooks must be placed by the DSP at your school. Contact your DSP for additional information. Audio on CD and Braille orders will be shipped to your DSP, while E-Text orders will be available for you to download.

Your membership gives you access to the AMAC Student Download Center where you can:

  1. Check the status of your book orders
  2. Download your electronic book files
  3. Download software that will read your books out loud
  4. View video tutorials

AMAC Student Guide PDF | MS Word Doc

Reading Software and Apps

AMAC members with Deluxe and USG memberships have access to download a number of assistive technology software programs that provide support for students with print related disabiities, including programs with text to speech and synchronized visual highlighting.


Students download software from the AMAC Student Download Center. Disability Service Provides can download software from AMAC Orders.

Please see the following resources and video tutorials for more information on assistive technology software.

Mobile Devices and Tablets

AMAC currently provides students with several iPad apps upon request. Students can request the ClaroPDF app or ClaroSpeak app for iPad when logged in at the AMAC Student Download Center. Both apps include text to speech functionality for reading and highlighting PDFs on the iPad.

Please see the following resources for recommendations for reading PDFs on Android devices and other tablets:
Mobile Devices

Please note, all mobile devices, including iPads and Android tablets require a zip utility app, such as WinZip to open/unzip zipped files. All AMAC Books are in a .zip format when downloaded from the AMAC Student Download Center or AMAC Orders.

Other Resources

Deluxe and USG AMAC Memberships provide students access to the AMAC Student Download Center, a secure site where students login to download their completed orders and assitive technology software.

Please see the following user guides and video tutorials for more information on accessing the AMAC Student Download Center:

AMAC Student Guide PDF | MS Word Doc

Troubleshooting

Please see the following resources for troubleshooting information.

Contact Us

  1. Email amactech@amac.gatech.edu
  2. Make a support call (24/7)
  3. Call toll free: 866-418-2750 (M-F 8:30-4:30 EST/EDT)
  4. See the Training and Events Calendar for upcoming webinars and events.