Jw Library


Description of App: 

JW LIBRARY is an official app produced by Jehovah’s Witnesses. It includes multiple Bible translations, as well as books and brochures for Bible study.

• Choose from six Bible translations.
• Compare all available Bible versions by tapping a verse number.
• View the associated material by tapping a footnote marker or reference letter.

• Swipe left or right to quickly navigate your current publication.
• Place bookmarks at any verse or chapter to quickly resume your reading.
• Use the history feature to quickly access recently read content.

• Find words or expressions in your current publication with the search feature.

• Download books, magazines, and brochures in many languages.
• Highlight text and make notes as you study.

Apple Watch Support: 




Free or Paid: 


Device(s) App Was Tested On: 

iPod Touch

iOS Version: 


Accessibility Comments: 

The app is more accessible on the faster models, such as iPhone 6, and for those lucky enough, the iPhone 6S

VoiceOver Performance: 

VoiceOver reads all page elements.

Button Labeling: 

Most buttons are clearly labeled.


The app is fully accessible with VoiceOver, but the interface could be easier to navigate and use.

Other Comments: 

What's new in version 9.0/9.1:

1. Take notes as you studdy (or prepare for a study);

2. Add tags to your notes and publications (to be experimented with, to find out accessability);

3. Search notes and tags.

Please also check out the "Original songs" section of the media tab.