Northeast Georgia Talking Book Center
Talking Books are a free public library service for the visually, physically, and reading disabled. The Northeast Georgia Talking Book Center is part of the Athens-Clarke County Library and the Georgia Library for Accessible Services. For more information about our service, please visit our website.
Wednesday, June 19, 2013
If you would like to read about Vince Flynn, please visit:
If you would like to read some of Vince Flynn's books, here are a list of the ones in the NLS catalog:
RC/DB 63866 - Act of Treason
DB 71925 - American Assassin
RC/DB 62079 - Consent to Kill
RC/DB 56302 - Executive Power
RC/DB 68506 - Extreme Measures
DB 74325 - Kill Shot
DB 75740 - Last Man
RC/DB 58405 - Memorial Day
RC/DB 65530 - Protect & Defend
DB 69687 - Pursuit of Honor
RC/DB 53501 - Separation of Power
RC/DB 54711 - Term Limits
RC/DB 53036 - Third Option
RC/DB 50675 - Transfer of Power
Monday, June 17, 2013
Friday, June 14, 2013
Debra Martin, the librarian at Brevard County TBC, says she may use the prize money to buy an iPad so she can train patrons how to use it.
To read more about Brevard County TBC, please visit FloridaToday.com: http://www.floridatoday.com/article/20130614/NEWS01/306140026/Library-program-honored-aiding-blind-disabled-patrons
Tuesday, June 11, 2013
Friday, June 7, 2013
This is currently the only mobile bookstore, but Penguin may release more in the future. Read about the mobile bookstore here: http://www.bizjournals.com/newyork/news/2013/05/28/penguin-rolls-out-mobile-bookstore.html?page=all.
Monday, June 3, 2013
For more information, please call 706-369-7100.
Thursday, May 30, 2013
The fair will be held at Reddy Urgent Care, 1061 Dowdy Rd, Athens. For more information, please call 706-621-7575.
Tuesday, May 28, 2013
The fundraiser will be the first Trail Blazing for Hope Horse Ride, held at the Frady Branch Trail Head in Toccoa. To read more about this event, please visit http://onlineathens.com/local-news/2013-05-19/hope-haven-host-horse-trail-ride-fundraiser.
Thursday, May 23, 2013
Monday, May 20, 2013
Thursday, May 16, 2013
GEORGIA ASSOCIATION OF THE DEAF-BLIND
INVITES YOU TO ATTEND THE 19TH ANNUAL HELEN
KELLER DEAF-BLIND AWARENESS LUNCHEON.
DATE: JUNE 29, 2013
WHERE: Life Church of Athens 120 Ware Street Athens GA 30601 (use GPS or Mapquest)
SPEAKER: BARBARA CHANDLER, HKNC, REPRESENTATIVE OF THE SOUTHEAST
COME ONE! COME ALL!
GADB Member: YES___ NO ____
Are you a certified Support Service Provider? YES___ NO ____
Are you willing to assist in transporting a DB attendee? YES___ NO ___
Are you comfortable providing sign communication through?
Please circle all that apply: Close Vision Tactile ASL PSE
Please list names that will come with you:
Cost: ____ X $5.00 w/ covered dish
____ X $10.00 w/o covered dish
Please Send Registration and Check or Money order to GADB
by June 15, 2013 to:
ADB C/O Amy Steinbrink
PO Box 390982
nellville GA 30039
Monday, May 13, 2013
On Wednesday, May 15 at 8:00pm Thru Our Eyes host Joe Ruffalo will interview Scott White, Director of Sponsored Technology Programs, who manages the NFB-Newsline(r) service for the National Federation of the Blind.
We will highlight the history, purposes, goals and objectives of the free 360 newspapers/magazines and much more that can be obtained from your phone, computer or the new iPhone app using this service.
Discussion will feature future applications to obtain the printed word.
Now you can listen live via phone so tell those you know without an Internet connection!
To listen to the live show via phone, call:
To listen/view log into:
or for JAWS and other screen reader users:
Click/Enter on the listen to get the audio only or go a bit further down the page for the view and click/enter there for audio and video
To listen to the live show via phone, call:
To phone in with a suggestion, comment, or just a shout out:
To get any Podcasts:
Looking forward to another educational, inspirational and motivational interview!
Wednesday, May 8, 2013
To download the updated app, please visit the Apple App Store: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/kindle-read-books-ebooks-magazines/id302584613?mt=8.
For a basic tutorial about the features, please refer to this article: http://www.fedoraoutlier.com/breaking-amazons-kindle-for-ios-updated-with-accessibility/.
Monday, May 6, 2013
- The book cartridge will arrive separately from the order form
- The order form should be returned to your Talking Book library, and the cartridge should be returned to the producer
- You MUST return the catalog within one month or your subscription may be delayed or cancelled
- You may receive both a cassette and a digital copy for the first few months
If you have any questions, please contact the Talking Book Center at 1-800-531-2063.
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