Talking Books News

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BARD Download Limit Changes

To safeguard the NLS collection from improper use, beginning Feb. 6, 2024, patrons will be allowed to download no more than 250 books and magazines in any rolling thirty day period

This includes both audio and braille titles.

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Rhode Island Collection New Titles

The Talking Books Library continues to build the RI Collection with the addition of 2 more titles of local interest.

41 Sign of Hope by Dave Kane (father of an 18 year old son killed in the Station Nightclub Fire in Warwick, RI)

DBC 27012

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NLS Aspiring Leaders Internship Program

The National Library Service for the Blind and Print Disabled (NLS), supported by the National Library for the Blind Endowment.

NLS offers a paid internship for individuals who are legally blind that provides the opportunity to gain work experience and explore career options work

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Many Faces of BARD January 11

The Many Faces of BARD program on Thursday, January 11, 2024, will be an open forum with the NLS Download technical support team. The team will take questions related to any BARD.

The program will begin at 7:00 p.m. EST and last for one hour. This program will be recorded.

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Happy Holidays to all of our TBL Members!

The Talking Books Library staff want to wish you and yours a very happy holiday. Stay safe and warm.

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Magazines on Cartridge

The MOC program (Magazines on Cartridge has been experiencing delays. NLS is working to resolve the issues. We appreciate your patience.