Category Archives: collection

VIP Book Club Podcast – The Woods

For our December VIP Book Club meeting we discussed The Woods by Harlan Coben (2007). DB64554 and LT31279. The description reads: “A homicide forces widowed Newark, New Jersey, county prosecutor Paul Copeland to confront past tragedy. Twenty years ago, two teenagers … Continue reading

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BARD Roundup – November 2017 top 10 audio downloads

Here are November 2017’s 10 most downloaded BARD audio book titles: DB089125 – The store by James Patterson and Richard DiLallo DB089136 – Deep freeze by John Sandford DB088719 – Wired by Julie Garwood DB089198 – Merry and bright by … Continue reading

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BARD Roundup – November 2017 top 10 braille downloads

Here are November 2017’s 10 most downloaded BARD braille titles: BR021824 – Two by two by Nicholas Sparks BR021796 – Dead scared by S. J Bolton BR021839 – Fates and traitors: a novel of John Wilkes Booth by Jennifer Chiaverini … Continue reading

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Happy BARD Day – December 2017

Happy BARD day – November 2017 was a great month for downloading audio and braille. In November 597 audio readers downloaded 8495 books, 368 magazines and 37 music items. Another 24 braille readers downloaded 407 books, 22 magazines and 1 music item. … Continue reading

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Did You Know – About Our Library?

Did you know the North Carolina Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped has been featured on the Triangle Reading Service. It’s nothing new, but if you’re curious about how the library operates or if you’ve never heard the feature … Continue reading

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Did You Know – About Our Individual Service Loan Policy

Has it been a while since you reviewed our loan policies for individuals receiving services from NCLBPH? If so, you can always review the policies governing the services for our patrons. You can read exciting policies about equipment responsibilities, loan … Continue reading

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Seasons’ Readings

In the spirit of the immediate shifting of gears from Thanksgiving to Christmas, I would like to immediately offer some downloadable holiday themed books. Think of this as an early gift that keeps on giving. Consumer Rites: The Buying & … Continue reading

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Did You Know – How to Get Better Service

Are you moving to another state and wondering if you can still be a patron? Maybe you’ve grown tired of reading the same style of book and are looking for something different. The service you receive from the library staff … Continue reading

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Did You Know – Tips for Using the Online Catalog

Did you know we have a series of videos explaining how to use our Online Public Access Catalog (OPAC)? Have you ever had problems narrowing down your results, or wanted to keep track of the books you see but aren’t … Continue reading

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10 Most Wanted Books – November 2017

Here are the 10 Most Checked Out or 10 Most Wanted Books from last month, October 2017. These are the books that we sent most often to patrons from the shelves of NCLBPH. Note, all books were checked out at … Continue reading

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