Tag Archives: North Carolina

Did You Know – The NCLBPH Patron Handbook

Did you know there is a page on the NCLBPH website that has a patron handbook anyone can read? Every patron should read this document for a more complete understanding of our services. The library’s patron handbook thoroughly covers patron … Continue reading

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10 Most Wanted Books – October 2017

Here are the 10 Most Checked Out or 10 Most Wanted Books from last month, September 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 – NCLBPH Reader’s Corner

Did you know the NCLBPH website has a web page for reading? It only seems natural since we are a library. On this page we have varied lists of reading suggestions and resources. There are staff picks, where you can … Continue reading

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Happy BARD Day – October 2017

Happy BARD day – September 2017 was a great month for downloading audio and braille. In September 625 audio readers downloaded 11166 books, 346 magazines and 63 music items. Another 43 braille readers downloaded 181 books, 53 magazines and 3 music items. … Continue reading

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Did You Know – NCLBPH Magazines Available

Did you know patrons of the North Carolina Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped have access to all sorts of national magazines as well as North Carolina magazines? We have a catalog for each format (Braille, Large Print, and … 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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New on NOBLE – 5 New issues of Diabetes Self Management

New on NOBLE, new Diabetes Self Management issues just in time for fall. Check out these 5 newly uploaded issues: July/August 2016 edition September/October 2016 edition November/December 2016 edition January/February 2017 edition March/April 2017 edition Lots more to download and listen to on … Continue reading

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New on NOBLE – 3 New Issues of Wildlife in North Carolina

New on NOBLE, 3 new issues of Wildlife in North Carolina. Check out the November/December 2016, January/February 2017 and May/June 2017 issues of Wildlife in North Carolina and learn more about all our state has to offer. While you’re there, … 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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New on NOBLE – North Carolina Historical Review October 2016

New on NOBLE, another edition of North Carolina Historical Review for your downloading and listening pleasure. Check out the October 2016 edition of the NC Historical Review and learn more about the great history of the state of North Carolina. … Continue reading

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