Tag Archives: downloading audio

Happy BARD Day – June 2017

Happy BARD day – May 2017 was a great month for downloading audio and braille. In April 613 audio readers downloaded 11157 books, 297 magazines and 13 music items. Another 32 braille readers downloaded 176 books and 24 magazines and 20 … Continue reading

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Happy BARD Day – May 2017

Happy BARD day – April 2017 was a great month for downloading audio and braille. In April 592 audio readers downloaded 8872 books, 409 magazines and 3 music items. Another 30 braille readers downloaded 813 books and 15 magazines. 18 more people signed up … Continue reading

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Happy BARD Day – April 2017

Happy BARD day – March 2017 was a record-breaking month for downloading audio and braille. In March 613 audio readers downloaded a record 62261 books, 394 magazines and 36 music items. Another 33 braille readers downloaded another amazing total of 2918 books, 22 … Continue reading

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Happy BARD Day – March 2017

Happy BARD day – February 2017 was a monumental month for downloading audio and braille. In February 602 audio readers downloaded a record 28438 books, 278 magazines and 9 music items. Another 33 braille readers downloaded another amazing total of 2577 books, 30 magazines and 8 music items. Another 20 people … Continue reading

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New on NOBLE – 2 New Carolina Country Magazines

New on NOBLE, two new issues of Carolina Country just in time for late winter reading. Check out the May 2016 edition of Carolina Country magazine – http://statelibrary.ncdcr.gov/lbph/noble/carolinacountry/CarolinaCountryMay2016.zip And the October 2016 edition of Carolina Country magazine – http://statelibrary.ncdcr.gov/lbph/noble/carolinacountry/CarolinaCountryOct2016.zip Lots more to … Continue reading

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Happy BARD Day – February 2017

Happy BARD day – January 2017 was a fantastic month for downloading audio and braille. In January 624 audio readers downloaded 12440 books, 362 magazines and 11 music items. Another 31 braille readers downloaded 175 books, 22 magazines and 4 music items. Another 14 … Continue reading

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BARD at 10 Years Old

October 2016 marked the 10-year anniversary of what was originally called the Digital Talking Book Download Pilot project. The predecessor to BARD (Braille and Audio Reading Download). On October 2006 NLS started with a group of 100 patrons to test … Continue reading

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Happy BARD Day – January 2017

Happy BARD day – December 2016 was a fantastic month for downloading audio and braille. In December 614 audio readers downloaded 10436 books, 397 magazines and 25 music items. Another 35 braille readers downloaded 219 books, 19 magazines and 2 music items. Another … Continue reading

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Timely titles for Inauguration Day 2017

Just in time for reading on the 58th Inauguration Day that takes place January 20, 2017, NLS has released a mini-bibliography –  The Electoral College and Disputed Elections. According to the publication, Everyone learns the general concepts of the electoral process … Continue reading

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BARD Express is Here!!!

NLS has just released BARD Express!!! BARD Express is a new way to access BARD and the thousands of audio titles in the NLS collection. BARD Express will make browsing BARD audio materials, downloading titles, and transferring them to a … Continue reading

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