Tag Archives: digital talking books

Did You Know – FAQ Third Party Player

While our library doesn’t offer any support on using Third Party Talking Book Players, we do have a page to help with things such as navigation, finding your player’s serial number, playing books and installing the key to play books. … Continue reading

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Did You Know – FAQ Concerning Talking Books

Normally, when you put your talking book inside your digital player it will begin playing from the beginning of the book or where you last listened. It is possible for errors to occur, and that is when you may have … Continue reading

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Did You Know – FAQ Talking Book Player

Have you ever had questions about using your National Library Service Digital Talking Book player? Our website has an entire page dedicated to educating patrons about how to navigate their digital player, the type of audio your digital player can … 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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Banned Books Week – Political Policy

Normally, the people of a country disapprove of messages undermining or questioning its authority and ideology. Books that hail from a country that represents that country as dystopia are quick to be challenged. Some authors who delve into such themes … Continue reading

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Banned Books Week – The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Mark Twain DB057349 BRX00512 In this story, the protagonist, Huckleberry (Huck) Finn, fakes his death to get away from his abusive father and encounters a runaway slave he knows, Jim, trying to avoid being separated … Continue reading

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Banned Books Week – 10 Most Challenged Books of 2016

The last week of September is recognized as Banned Books Week. When a book is challenged, it is threatening to deny others the access to knowledge by removing the book from a school’s curriculum and the library. This is a … 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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Did You Know – NCLBPH Tar Heel Talk

Did you know we have a webpage where you can read the Tar Heel Talk? The Tar Heel Talk is a newsletter that is published biannually by The Friends of the Library. It brings news the public can use about … Continue reading

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