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BARD Roundup – November 2017 top 10 audio downloads

Here are November 2017’s 10 most downloaded BARD audio book titles: DB089125 – The store by James Patterson and Richard DiLallo DB089136 – Deep freeze by John Sandford DB088719 – Wired by Julie Garwood DB089198 – Merry and bright by … Continue reading

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BARD Roundup – November 2017 top 10 braille downloads

Here are November 2017’s 10 most downloaded BARD braille titles: BR021824 – Two by two by Nicholas Sparks BR021796 – Dead scared by S. J Bolton BR021839 – Fates and traitors: a novel of John Wilkes Booth by Jennifer Chiaverini … Continue reading

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Happy BARD Day – December 2017

Happy BARD day – November 2017 was a great month for downloading audio and braille. In November 597 audio readers downloaded 8495 books, 368 magazines and 37 music items. Another 24 braille readers downloaded 407 books, 22 magazines and 1 music item. … Continue reading

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Did You Know – About Our Library?

Did you know the North Carolina Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped has been featured on the Triangle Reading Service. It’s nothing new, but if you’re curious about how the library operates or if you’ve never heard the feature … Continue reading

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Did You Know – About Our Individual Service Loan Policy

Has it been a while since you reviewed our loan policies for individuals receiving services from NCLBPH? If so, you can always review the policies governing the services for our patrons. You can read exciting policies about equipment responsibilities, loan … Continue reading

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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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10 Most Wanted Books – November 2017

Here are the 10 Most Checked Out or 10 Most Wanted Books from last month, October 2017. These are the books that we sent most often to patrons from the shelves of NCLBPH. Note, all books were checked out at … 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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BARD Roundup – October 2017 top 10 audio downloads

Here are October 2017’s 10 most downloaded BARD audio book titles: DB088196 – Come sundown by Nora Roberts DB088709 – The medical examiner: a Women’s Murder Club story by James Patterson and Maxine Paetro DB088795 – Seeing red by Sandra … Continue reading

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