Disability Services Center

Alternative Text Requests

Students with alternative text accommodations should submit their text requests via the online request form.  Please submit a separate request for each text.  Requests for non-text items such as journal articles or library reserve materials should be made via e-mail to DSCbooks-usm@maine.edu.  To submit your request, you will need the book title, book ISBN, edition number (if applicable) and primary author, along with your course information.  You can obtain this information from your syllabus or from the USM Bookstore website located here.  Use the following images as a guide to locating the required information.


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Enter your name
Enter your student ID or date of birth
Enter your course abbreviation i.e. PSY 100 or NUR 101
Enter the five to six digit number used to enroll in the course
Enter name of professor teaching course
Enter the name of the book
Enter the ISBN of the text without hyphens
Enter the primary author's name
Upload textbook receipt
Files must be less than 8 MB.
Allowed file types: gif jpg jpeg png txt pdf doc docx.