CIDI MEMBERSHIP

Our services can be accessed by becoming a CIDI member.

We offer a range of membership levels, each designed to meet the particular accessibility needs of different types of organizations.

Basic

The Basic Membership is designed to offer our products at competitive, fee-for-service rates. This membership is recommended for institutions that have occasional requests for alternative media, and do not require assistive technology. There is no annual fee, as institutions are billed monthly for alternative media orders. Basic Members receive:


Basic Member Discounts

  • 30% off e-text products within our textbook library

Alternative Media Production Services

  • Accessible textbook media creation, with multiple formats available (i.e. braille, electronic text)

Web-Based Management Software

  • DSP access to the Service Portal, our easy to use online system for ordering, delivery, tracking and reporting

Training

  • Online training resources, including instructional guides and videos
  • Webinar-based training for disability service providers*

Support

  • Technical Support for disability service providers (Service Portal only)
  • Member Services support

Deluxe

The Deluxe Membership is designed for institutions that have ongoing requests for alternative media and assistive technology. An annual fee of $1,500 provides access to a variety of assistive technology solutions, training, and technical support (among others benefits). Deluxe members are billed monthly for alternative media orders. Deluxe Membership receives:


Deluxe Member Discounts

  • 30% off e-text products within our textbook library
  • 25% off SAM annual license fee ($450 value)
  • 10% off braille services
  • 5% off video captioning and transcription rates
  • 5% off remote realtime captioning for the classroom
  • 5% audio description rates
  • Free braille tests

Assistive Technology Software

  • Various software applications available including: Text-To-Speech, Magnification w/ Speech, Screen Modification / Colorization, and Writing & Spelling software.
    See list of all available software.
  • Distributed directly to student computers through our secure Student Center
  • Available for download and use on institutional computers overseen by the disability service office

Web-Based Management Software

  • Student access to our Student Center, where students can download books and software
  • DSP access to the Service Portal, our easy to use online system for ordering, delivery, tracking and reporting

Alternative Media Production Services

  • Accessible textbook media creation, with multiple formats available:
    • Braille
    • Electronic text
      • PDF
      • MS Word Doc
      • DAISY
      • Audiobook
      • EPUB
      • PowerPoint
      • HTML

Training

  • Online training resources, including instructional guides and videos
  • Webinar-based training for disability service providers

Support

  • Technical Support for disability service providers and students
  • Member Services support

Invoicing

  • Deluxe Membership fees are invoiced on an annual basis
  • Orders are invoiced on a monthly basis with net 30 terms

Corporate, Government, Non-Profit

The CGN Membership is designed to offer our products at competitive, fee-for-service rates. This membership is recommended for corporations, governments, or nonprofits that require products to accommodate individual(s) with print related disabilities. There is no annual fee, as institutions are billed monthly for alternative media orders. CGN Members receive:


CGN Member Discounts

  • 30% off e-text products within our textbook library

Alternative Media Production Services

  • Accessible textbook media creation, with multiple formats available (i.e. braille, electronic text)

Web-Based Management Software

  • Members have access to the Service Portal, our easy to use online system for ordering, delivery, tracking and reporting

Training

  • Online training resources, including instructional guides and videos
  • Webinar-based training for disability service providers*
  • In-person professional development training*
  • Registration to our annual membership conference*

Support

  • Technical Support for users (Service Portal only)
  • Member Services support

Georgia Board of Regents

The Georgia Board of Regents (BOR) post-secondary membership is designed specifically for institutions, departments and affiliates within the University System of Georgia.

Assistive Technology

The Assistive Technology (AT) membership is designed for individuals who are not part of an organization and only require AT evaluation services.