CREATE MULTIMEDIA DAISY BOOKS WITH FREE TOOLS (using text-to-speech audio)
By using the free Save as DAISY add-in for Microsoft Word, any document can be converted to a full-text full-audio DAISY book. Audio can be generated using any Text-to-Speech package installed in your computer.
The most important job in this workflow is semantic mark-up of the text using styles. Make sure you read Text mark-up guidelines for Save as DAISY first. The process is described in the tutorial - How to convert a Microsoft Word document into a full-text full-audio DAISY Book?
If you are new to Save as DAISY check out the following resources:
Text is available under the terms of the DAISY Consortium Intellectual Property Policy, Licensing, and Working Group Process.