Category Archives: BARD

African-American History Month Reading

Check out some of the literature our library has to offer about African American cultural history as we celebrate African American History Month! Thurgood Marshall: American Revolutionary DB047943 Describes Marshall’s importance to the 1960s civil rights movement, not only for … Continue reading

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BARD Roundup – January 2019 top 10 audio downloads

Here are January 2019’s 10 most downloaded BARD audio book titles: DB092904 – Long road to Mercy by David Baldacci DB092899 – Dark sacred night by Michael Connelly DB092905 – Look alive twenty-five: a Stephanie Plum novel by Janet Evanovich … Continue reading

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BARD Roundup – January 2019 top 10 braille downloads

Here are January 2019’s 10 most downloaded BARD braille titles: BR021746 – The whistler by John Grisham BR022093 – To be where you are by Jan Karon BR017726 – The appeal by John Grisham BR008888 – Loves music, loves to … Continue reading

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Happy BARD Day – February 2019

Happy BARD Day – January 2019 was a great month for downloading audio and braille. In January 646 audio readers downloaded 8516 books, 434 magazines and 28 music items. Another 22 braille readers downloaded 2170 books, 47 magazines and 1 music … Continue reading

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African-American History Month: Heritage of Cooking, Farming, Literature and Business

Check out some of the literature our library has to offer about African American cultural history as we celebrate African American History Month! This week, we’re focusing on the culture of African American cooking, agriculture, entrepreneurship, and literature. The Welcome … Continue reading

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MLK Day & Civil Rights

Since we are closed in recognition of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, we have shared items from our collection about the struggle for Civil Rights from other’s perspectives available for download. Down to the Crossroads: Civil Rights, Black Power, and … Continue reading

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BARD Roundup – December 2018 top 10 audio downloads

Here are December 2018’s 10 most downloaded BARD audio book titles: DB092511 – The Reckoning by John Grisham DB092595 – Pieces of her: a novel by Karin Slaughter DB092627 – Becoming by Michelle Obama DB092767 – Past tense: a Jack … Continue reading

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BARD Roundup – December 2018 top 10 braille downloads

Here are December 2018’s 10 most downloaded BARD braille titles: BR022368 – 200 skills every cook must have: the step-by-step methods that will turn a good cook into a great cook by Clara Paul, Eric Treuille, Julie Brooke BRM29158 – … Continue reading

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New on NOBLE – Before they were heroes at King’s Mountain

Before they were heroes at King’s Mountain – DBC06110 is the library’s latest locally produced book for BARD and also available on NOBLE for faster access to local recordings. The book recounts the exciting battles and events during the campaign, … Continue reading

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Happy BARD Day – January 2019

Happy BARD day – December 2018 was a great month for downloading audio and braille. In December 634 audio readers downloaded 10058 books, 436 magazines and 150 music items. Another 14 braille readers downloaded 215 books, 145 magazines and 16 music … Continue reading

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