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Audio Services

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Access a huge collection of audio books and eBooks for people with reading barriers.


Assistive Media


Assistive Media is an internet-delivered audio reading service for people with visual or perceptual reading impairments.


Books Aloud


The  Books Aloud "Reading by Listening" Program provides a wide variety of  recorded reading literature to eligible individuals of all ages. We keep  the "Magic of Reading" alive for our clients. This is a FREE service. 


Audio Description Project


Audio Description Project  (ADP) is to promote and advocate for the use of high-quality Audio  Description in television, movies, performing arts, museums, educational  materials and 

other venues where the presentation of visual media is critical to the understanding and appreciation of the content.  


Braille and Audio Reading Materials


Learn  how to download braille and audio books on BARD and read them on a  braille display, listen to them on free or commercially available  talking-book players, and use the BARD Mobile app for iOS and Android  devices. The Braille and Audio Reading Download (BARD)  is a web-based service that provides access to thousands of braille and  encrypted audio books, magazines, and music scores available from NLS.  The service is available to registered users of the braille and talking  book program through their local braille and talking book library.