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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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Did You Know – Using Alternative Text

Did you know how to describe images? “Why would I need to describe images?”, you ask. When you describe an image on a webpage using alternative text you won’t be excluding users with visual impairments from being able to enjoy … Continue reading

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Did You Know – VIP Book Club Podcast

Did you know the North Carolina Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped has started recording the VIP Book Club meetings? Since September of this year, we have been making it possible for patrons who can’t make the trip to … Continue reading

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Did You Know – The NCLBPH Patron Handbook

Did you know there is a page on the NCLBPH website that has a patron handbook anyone can read? Every patron should read this document for a more complete understanding of our services. The library’s patron handbook thoroughly covers patron … Continue reading

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Did You Know – NCLBPH Reader’s Corner

Did you know the NCLBPH website has a web page for reading? It only seems natural since we are a library. On this page we have varied lists of reading suggestions and resources. There are staff picks, where you can … Continue reading

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Did You Know – NCLBPH Magazines Available

Did you know patrons of the North Carolina Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped have access to all sorts of national magazines as well as North Carolina magazines? We have a catalog for each format (Braille, Large Print, and … Continue reading

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Did You Know – NCLBPH Descriptive Video

Did you know the North Carolina Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped offers descriptive videos for its patrons? For a one time membership fee of $20 dollars, patrons are able to receive descriptive videos in the mail as they … Continue reading

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Did You Know – 10 Most Wanted Braille and Audio

Did you know the NCLBPH has a webpage keeping track of our 10 most wanted Braille and Audio books every month since December 2016? These books are the most checked out each month from our library. If you’re curious to … Continue reading

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Did You Know – Heard Any Good Books Lately?

Did you know we have a webpage where you can listen to or download the latest edition of the Triangle Radio Reading Service’s podcast Heard Any Good Books Lately? The podcast is read by the Triangle Radio Reading Service’s George Douglas … Continue reading

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