Category Archives: resources

Family Reads

With the holidays coming up, there many people traveling to visit their families. And what makes traveling even better? Books! Here are some books in our collection all about families! Up a Family Tree DB018472 Shares the ups and downs … Continue reading

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NCLBPH 60th Anniversary Open House

This November 8th from 10 AM to 4 PM the North Carolina Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped will celebrate its 60th anniversary at our library, and we’re inviting patrons, volunteers, librarians, senior centers, and institutions to join us … Continue reading

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New on NOBLE – Dialogue Magazine 2 new issues

New on NOBLE – the Spring 2018 and the Summer 2018 issues of Dialogue Magazine, produced by Blind Skills, Inc. Dialogue Magazine is a news magazine edited by and for individuals who are experiencing vision loss or are blind and … Continue reading

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New on NOBLE – Carolina Country 5 new issues

New on NOBLE – February 2018, March 2018, April 2018, May 2018 and July 2018 issues of Carolina Country Magazine, the magazine about the people and places in North Carolina brought to you by North Carolina’s electric cooperatives. For more … Continue reading

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VIP Book Club Podcast – The Nature of the Beast

During the October 2018 VIP Book Club meeting, we discussed The Nature of the Beast by Louise Penny. Download The Nature of the Beast DB082697 or contact the library for a copy. Nine-year-old Laurent Lepage, who is prone to telling … Continue reading

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Book Blurbs #7

“Downtown Owl” by Chuck Klosterman Talking Book: DB068556 Follow the experiences of a new teacher, a high school football player and an elderly widower in the mythical town of Owl, North Dakota. From the end of summer in 1983 until … Continue reading

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VIP Book Club Podcast – Elephant Company

During the September 2018 VIP Book Club meeting, we discussed Elephant Company by Vickie Croke. Download Elephant Company DB080616 or contact the library for a copy. Tells the story of British WW I veteran James Howard “Billy” Williams, who found … Continue reading

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It’s Officially NCLBPH Day!!

September 13th marks today as North Carolina Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped Day!

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Where the Sidewalk Ends: Accessing America’s parks, monuments and trails

Join us to learn about the many ways people with visual and physical disabilities can enjoy access to America’s parks, monuments and trails. The North Carolina Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped will host an event at the Charlotte … Continue reading

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Book Blurbs #6

“Coyote Wind and Specimen Song: The First Two Montana Mysteries Featuring Gabriel Du Pre” by Peter Bowen Talking Book: DB075334  If you enjoy your mysteries in a western setting, check out this book. Cattle-brand inspector and part-time lawman Gabriel Du … Continue reading

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