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Open Spots in our VIP Book Club

There are two available spots for the North Carolina Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped’s VIP (Very Important Patrons) Book Club. On the second Friday of each month, our book club meets in our library break room from 10 … Continue reading

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VIP Book Club Podcast – The Circle

During the June 2018 VIP Book Club meeting, we discussed The Circle by Dave Eggers. DB077770 Mae begins work at the Circle–a company that reinvented the Internet by creating one transparent identity for each user. Although enthralled by her increasingly powerful … Continue reading

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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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VIP Book Club Podcast – Take Out

During the May 2018 VIP Book Club meeting, we discussed Take Out by Margaret Maron, DB088371 The description reads: Still reeling from the untimely death of her lover, acclaimed painter Oscar Nauman, NYPD Detective Sigrid Harald must investigate the deaths of … 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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Did You Know – FAQ OPAC Video Tutorials

Did you know we have video tutorials about using our online search engine? This video series covers topics such as searching for our catalog, how to search on the catalog, finding recently added books, narrowing results, using the book basket … Continue reading

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Did You Know – FAQ Concerning BARD

Have you ever had questions about using your BARD service? Chances are many others have had your concerns too, so we have taken those questions asked so frequently and complied them into a Frequently Asked Questions page. Whether you have … Continue reading

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VIP Book Club Podcast – The Shack

During the April 2018 VIP Book Club meeting, we discussed The Shack by William P. Young, DB067237. The description reads: Years ago, Mackenzie “Mack” Phillips’s daughter Missy disappeared during a family vacation in Oregon. Now Mack receives a cryptic letter–apparently … Continue reading

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VIP Book Club Podcast – The Woman in Cabin 10

For our March 2018 VIP Book Club meeting, we discussed The Woman in Cabin 10 by Ruth Ware DB085729. The description reads: “After a nightmarish break-in, British journalist Lo Blacklock is exhausted but happy to board the exclusive cruise ship … Continue reading

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