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New on NOBLE – Dialogue Magazine 2 new issues

New on NOBLE – the Fall 2017 and the Winter 2017 issues of Dialogue Magazine, produced by Blind Skills, Inc. Dialogue Magazine is a news magazine edited by and for individuals who are experiencing vision loss or are blind and … Continue reading

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BARD Roundup – May 2018 top 10 audio downloads

Here are May 2018’s 10 most downloaded BARD audio book titles: DB090471 – Fall from grace by Danielle Steel DB090292 – Fifty fifty by James Patterson and Candice Fox DB089190 – The family lawyer by James Patterson, Christopher Charles, Robert … Continue reading

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BARD Roundup – May 2018 top 10 braille downloads

Here are May 2018’s 10 most downloaded BARD braille titles: BR020442 – Gone, baby, gone: a novel by Dennis Lehane BR020117 – Midnight sons: Volume 3 by Debbie Macomber BRC01734 – Literary trails of eastern North Carolina: a guidebook by … Continue reading

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Happy BARD Day – June 2018

Happy BARD day – May 2018 was a great month for downloading audio and braille. In March 629 audio readers downloaded 8787 books, 453 magazines and 52 music items. Another 22 braille readers downloaded 495 books , 49 magazines and 1 … Continue reading

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Library will be closed for Memorial Day

The library will be closed on Monday, May 28 in honor of all of those who have died in service to our country. Many thanks to our veterans.

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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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Heard Any Good Books Lately? – May 2018 edition is here

Heard Any Good Books Lately? is a production of the Triangle Reading Service for the NC Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped. Each edition is narrated and produced by George Douglas and offers reviews of the most popular books checked out of the library during the previous months. 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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10 Most Wanted Books – May 2018

Here are the 10 Most Checked Out or 10 Most Wanted Books from last month, April 2018. 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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