Olearia DAISY playback software

Olearia is a free and full Featured Daisy Talking Book Player For OS X developed by Curtin University Centre for Accessible Technology. Olearia is available for download from the project site on Google code.

Olearia offers the following features:

  • Playback of DAISY 2.02, DAISY/NISO 2002 and DAISY/NISO 2005 books
  • Playback of text only DAISY digital talking books. (Bookshare and NIMAS)
  • Support for skippable content. (Notes and sidebars)
  • Choice of normal or high contrast Icons for low vision users.
  • Auto sensing/loading of books on removable media (root folder only).
  • Support for MacOS X features such as VoiceOver, braille displays and Spotlight.

The source code for Olearia can be downloaded from Google Code. Olearia requires the latest Xcode version with the iPhone extensions. Olearia is designed to run under MacOS 10.5 or better only.

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This page was last edited by PVerma on Tuesday, December 26, 2017 21:30
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