TO: All BARD users
FROM : David Whittall, NLS BARD Operations Supervisor
BARD will be unavailable some time after 9 p.m. Friday, September
30,2011EDT. and could be down through October 3, 2011. Any downloads started
will be aborted when BARD becomes unavailable.
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.
Friday, September 30, 2011
Wednesday, September 28, 2011
Monday, September 26, 2011
To read the article, please visit: www.onlineathens.com/stories/091811/liv_887118731.shtml.
Friday, September 23, 2011
Wednesday, September 21, 2011
To find out more, please read the Athens Banner-Herald article: www.onlineathens.com/stories/092111/new_888314533.shtml
Tuesday, September 20, 2011
This is also a good time to remind you that if you know anyone who qualifies for Talking Book Services, we will be glad to help them sign up. We also give presentations for groups, so if you would like us to speak to your church, book club, recreational club, school, or anywhere else feel free to give us a call at 1-800-531-2063.
Thursday, September 15, 2011
When: Thursday, September 15 - Sunday, September 18
Where: Oconee County Civic Center
Friends Member Night: Thursday, September 15 (shopping is only for Friends members. You may join at the door for $10). Hours: 4 - 8 p.m.
One does not have to be a Friends member to shop the subsequent days.
Friday, September 16: 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Saturday, September 17: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sunday, September 18: BARGAIN BAG DAY $5.00 1 - 5 p.m.
Oconee County Civic Center is on Hog Mountain Road, Rt 53 in Oconee County. Next door to Oconee County High School. Plenty of parking!
Wednesday, September 14, 2011
The Georgia Dyslexia Dash is scheduled for Saturday, October 22 to be held at Riverside Park in Roswell. For more information, please visit www.dyslexiadash.com/georgia/.
Monday, September 12, 2011
Most digital titles can be downloaded from the BARD site located at http://nlsbard.loc.gov. If you need help with this site or have any questions, please contact the Talking Book Center at 1-800-531-2063.
Wednesday, September 7, 2011
Books will be sold at the event, and there will be a Q&A session with the author.
Norcross Cultural Arts and Community Center
10 College Street,
Norcross, GA 30071
Wednesday, September 21, 2011
For more information, please call 770-978-5154.
Friday, September 2, 2011
This CNN.com article discusses the difficulties and joys of traveling with children with disabilities. It may take more planning, but many destinations can help make accommodations for any need.
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