Find Books

Please visit the Illinois State Library's Talking Book and Braille Service website at:

http://www.ilbph.org

The Illinois Talking Book Outreach Center is pleased to provide access to books in a number of ways.


 
Illinois Talking Book and Braille Service Catalog

Search the catalog of books, descriptive videos, and other media available through the Illinois Talking Book and Braille Service, and log in to request materials online to be delivered by mail, at:

http://webopac.klas.com/il1aopac/


National Library Service (NLS) Catalog

Search the catalog of materials available through the National Library Service (NLS) at:

http://bit.ly/nlscat


Braille and Audio Reading Download (BARD) Catalog

BARD allows you to download digital books onto a flash drive or blank NLS Cartridge, to be played on your Talking Books Digital Player. 

Log in and search the BARD catalog at: https://nlsbard.loc.gov/

View more information and instructions on the BARD Help page.


eRead Illinois Talking Books

Thanks to a grant provided by the Secretary of State through the Illinois State Library, TBBS users now have access to eRead Illinois, a digital collection of electronic books (eBooks). 

Search the collection and check out books at http://bit.ly/ebooks4me

View more information and instructions on the eRead Help page.