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NLS Talking Books Program

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NLS Talking Books Program

National Library Service (NLS) Talking Books Program for the Blind & Print Disabled (Library of Congress)

Individuals who utilize large print books due to visual impairment, physical disability, or reading disability as diagnosed by a medical doctor, are eligible for the National Library Service (NLS) Talking Books program. Users enjoy access to thousands of audiobooks sent directly to their home (with a digital player) or downloaded through the internet, free of charge and without any fees or penalties! This service is available to all Long Island and New York City residents who qualify, through the New York Public Library’s Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library. *A library card is not required for this service.

How to Apply:

Residents of Long Island and New York City should apply through the New York Public Library’s Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library. The application for service can be found at: https://www.nypl.org/sites/default/files/lb_application_for_service-2021.pdf.

To inquire about applications and ordering books and materials, please call 1-855-697-6975  (toll free) OR 1-212-206-5400 (weekdays between the hours of 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM), or visit https://www.nypl.org/locations/heiskell for more information.

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Residents of New York State who do not live in New York City or Long Island should contact the New York State Library at 1-800-342-3688. Residents outside New York State should consult the National Library Service’s ‘Find a Library’ webpage. For further information and assistance visit the NLS Talking Book website.

 
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