Category Archives: braille

BARD Roundup – December 2017 top 10 braille downloads

Here are December 2017’s 10 most downloaded BARD braille titles: BR021954 – Elinor Fettiplace’s receipt book: Elizabethan country house cooking by Hilary Spurling BR021785 – Where hope prevails: return to the Canadian West by Janette Oke, Laurel Oke Logan BR022000 … Continue reading

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Happy BARD Day – January 2018

Happy BARD day – December 2017 was a great month for downloading audio and braille. In December 594 audio readers downloaded 9761 books, 338 magazines and 8 music items. Another 30 braille readers downloaded 366 books, 33 magazines and 6 music … Continue reading

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Did You Know – Downloading Tips

Are you new to downloading books and having a difficult time with the steps involved? Here are some quick tips to help you download our books and magazines! https://statelibrary.ncdcr.gov/lbph/read/download/tips

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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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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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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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Happy BARD Day – November 2017

Happy BARD day – October 2017 was a great month for downloading audio and braille. In October 636 audio readers downloaded 9483 books, 376 magazines and 14 music items. Another 34 braille readers downloaded 400 books and 11 magazines. 14 more … Continue reading

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