Boston University Office of Disability Services
DAISY Production Training Module

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Welcome to the Boston University Office of Disability Services
On-Line DAISY Production Training Manual

The process for creating DAISY is constantly undergoing review and renovation. As such, this site will be in a state of flux as we learn and create better processes. If you have any questions, please contact us:

Daniel Berkowitz
Assistant Director
Boston University Office of Disability Services
19 Deerfield Street, 2nd floor
Boston, MA 02215

617-353-3658 (voice)
617-353-9646 (fax) (eMail)

Table of Contents [SiteMap]

    • Welcome
      • What we do [and why]
      • About this tutorial
    • The Workspace
      • Production Hardware
      • Production Software
      • Production Sheets and "The Board"
  1. Textbook File Preparation [prepping textbooks for DAISY production]
  2. blar blar blar in progress
  3. DAISY Production using EasePublisher
    • Part I - Create New Project
    • Part II - Marking Basic Navigation
      • Pages
      • Headers
    • Part III - Marking Elements
      • Graphics
      • Footnotes
      • Hyperlinks
    • Part IV - Text To Speech Encoding
    • Part V- Build Project in Publisher
  4. Saving and Testing
    • Cleaning-Up DTB folders
    • EaseReader
  5. Delivery of Materials
    • Tracking materials
    • Project spreadsheets
  6. Additional Information
    • DAISY [Digital Accessible Information SYstem]
    • Playback Software
    • Playback Hardware
    • Contact and Kudos


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