Publisher by Dolphin
Version 3.53
Software for creating professional, human narrated talking books in DAISY or EPUB 3 formats


NC, SC, TN Only
Publisher is the premier tool for creating professional, human narrated talking books in DAISY or EPUB 3 formats. Import text and images or create talking books from scratch. Record live or import pre-recorded audio. Customize the look with styles, fonts, images and page numbers. Produce the highest quality DAISY or EPUB 3 formats.



Publisher is designed for organizations looking to create professional quality human narrated talking books. Used by 1000’s of book producers across the globe, Publisher is a proven solution for professional transcription services, talking book libraries and specialist talking book producers in education. It’s even used by the RNIB, Open University, Learning Ally, Oregon State University, Vision Australia, CNIB and others.

Professional, Human Narrated Books

  • Create the highest quality human narrated audio books – record your reader’s voice live, or import pre-recorded audio
  • Short on time or creating short life content? Add natural sounding synthesised speech to your book in seconds.

Flexible Input Options

  • Save time and energy – Import your books’ text from Word documents, HTML or text files.  You can even cut and paste!

Customize your Talking Book

  • Ensure your book looks good to readers with sight.  Customise the text by adding styles, formatting, fonts, page numbers, images using Publisher’s HTML editor (or your own editor if you prefer).

Adopt International eBook Standards

Publisher enables you to adopt the latest accessible eBook, talking books standards, including:

  • DAISY 2
  • DAISY 3
  • EPUB 3 formats

With the ability to add ‘media overlays’ for synchronized audio and text, EPUB 3 is set to become the de-facto accessible digital book format. Discover more about EPUB 3 from theInternational Digital Publishing Forum.

Product Support Included

  • Includes online help and user guides
  • Product support available by email for specific questions and queries.