Parental controls

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Is there a way to set parental controls on accounts so kids with individual accounts can't get R rated books?

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We have a very basic adult content filter that's in place, if the member is under 18 there is no option to enable finding this content, once they do turn 18 an option appears in their account preferences to modify whether or not this content appears in search results.  

However beyond that flag Bookshare is a content neutral collection, and includes books from a variety of perspectives for a wide breadth of readers.   We cannot -- and should not -- make decisions about what content will be most appropriate for your family and its values.  If a minor without print disabilities is able to walk into a public library or bookstore and get access to a book without an adult's involvement, a Bookshare member who is a minor will be able to access it here under the same terms.  

We encourage families to talk together about what their younger members are reading.  You know your child better than we do, and can help them find books that are a good fit as they grow and mature.

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