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Regional Library

Alabama Regional Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped
6030 Monticello Drive
Montgomery, AL 36130-6000

Librarian: Angela Fisher Hall
Library Code: AL1A
Telephone: (334) 213-3906
Web site: http://statelibrary.alabama.gov/Content/APLSSer_Blind.aspx

Serves: Alabama (63 of 67 counties)

Subregional Library

Huntsville Subregional Library for the Blind and Print Disabled
P.O. Box 443
Huntsville, AL 35804-0000

Librarian: Valerie A. MacMurdy
Library Code: AL1E
Telephone: (256) 532-5980
Web site: http://hmcpl.org/departments

Serves: Madison County

Subregional Library

Library and Resource Center for the Blind and Physically Handicapped
Alabama Institute for Deaf and Blind
705 South Street E
P.O. Box 698
Talladega, AL 35161-0000

Librarian: Teresa Lacy
Library Code: AL1I
Telephone: (256) 761-3237
Web site: http://www.aidb.org

Serves: Talladega, Calhoun and St. Clair counties


Regional Library

Alaska State Library Talking Book Center
PO Box 110571
Juneau, AK 99811-0571

Librarian: Freya Anderson
Library Code: AK1A
Telephone: (907) 465-5901
Web site: http://talkingbooks.alaska.gov

Serves: The Alaska State Library Talking Book Center processes applications for Alaska patrons. The Utah State Library Program for the Blind and Disabled provides library materials, BARD assistance, and machine lending services to Alaska patrons.


Regional Library

Arizona State Braille and Talking Book Library
1030 North 32nd Street
Phoenix, AZ 85008-5108

Librarian: Janet Fisher
Library Code: AZ1A
Telephone: (602) 255-5578
Web site: http://www.azlibrary.gov/talkingbooks

Serves: Arizona; braille readers receive service from Utah.


Regional Library

Arkansas Regional Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped
900 West Capitol Avenue, Suite 100
Little Rock, AR 72201-3108

Librarian: John J.D. Hall
Library Code: AR1A
Telephone: (501) 682-1155
Web site: http://www.library.arkansas.gov/landing-page/details/application-for-service-eligibility-form

Serves: Arkansas


Regional Library

Braille and Talking Book Library
California State Library
P.O. Box 942837
Sacramento, CA 94237-0001

Librarian: Mike L. Marlin
Library Code: CA1A
Telephone: (916) 654-0640
Web site: http://www.btbl.ca.gov

Serves: Alameda, Alpine, Amador, Butte, Calaveras, Colusa, Contra Costa, Del Norte, El Dorado, Glen, Humboldt, Inyo, Lake, Lassen, Marin, Mariposa, Mendocino, Merced, Modoc, Mono, Monterey, Napa, Nevada, Placer, Plumas, Sacramento, San Benito, San Joaquin, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, Shasta, Sierra, Siskiyou, Solano, Sonoma, Stanislaus, Sutter, Tehama, Trinity, Tuolumne, Yolo, Yuba.
Braille only: Fresno, Kings, Madera, Tulare, San Francisco.

Regional Library

Braille Institute
Library Services
741 North Vermont Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90029-3594

Librarian: Reed Strege
Library Code: CA2A
Telephone: (323) 660-3880
Web site: https://www.brailleinstitute.org/library

Serves: Imperial, Kern, Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, San Diego, San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, and Ventura counties

Subregional Library

Talking Book Library for the Blind
Fresno County Public Library
Ted Wills Community Center
770 North San Pablo Avenue
Fresno, CA 93728-3640

Librarian: Penny Hill
Library Code: CA1B
Telephone: (559) 600-3217
Web site: http://www.fresnolibrary.org/tblb

Serves: Fresno, Kings, Madera, and Tulare counties

Subregional Library

Talking Books and Braille Center
San Francisco Public Library
Civic Center
100 Larkin Street
San Francisco, CA 94102-0000

Librarian: Jane Glasby
Library Code: CA1C
Telephone: (415) 557-4253
Web site: http://sfpl.org/index.php?pg=0200002301

Serves: San Francisco


Regional Library

Colorado Talking Book Library
180 Sheridan Boulevard
Denver, CO 80226-8101

Librarian: Debbi MacLeod
Library Code: CO1A
Telephone: (303) 727-9277
Web site: http://www.myctbl.org

Serves: Colorado


Regional Library

Connecticut State Library
Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped
198 West Street
Rocky Hill, CT 06067-3554

Librarian: Gordon Reddick
Library Code: CT1A
Telephone: (860) 721-2020
Web site: https://ctstatelibrary.org/lbph/

Serves: Connecticut


Regional Library

Delaware Division of Libraries
Delaware Library Access Services
121 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd North
Dover, DE 19901-0000

Librarian: John Phillos
Library Code: DE1A
Telephone: (302) 739-4748
Web site: https://libraries.delaware.gov/dlas/

Serves: Delaware; braille readers receive service from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

District of Columbia

Regional Library

DC Talking Book & Braille Library
Center for Accessibility, Library Express
1990 K St. NW
Lower Level
Washington, DC 20006

Librarian: Deborah McKinney
Library Code: DC1A
Telephone: (202) 727-2142 or (202) 727-2259
Web site: http://dclibrary.org/services/accessibility

Serves: District of Columbia; braille readers receive service from Massachusetts.

Regional Library

National Library Service for the Blind and
Physically Handicapped
Library of Congress
Washington, DC 20542-0000

Librarian: Donna Koh
Library Code: LC*3
Telephone: (202) 707-9261
Web site: http://www.loc.gov/nls

Serves: United States Citizens living abroad

Regional Library

Music Section
National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped
Library of Congress
Washington, DC 20542-0000

Librarian: Juliette Appold
Library Code: LC*6
Telephone: (202) 707-0514
Web site: http://www.loc.gov/nls/music/index.html

Serves: All U.S. citizens living in U.S. and abroad interested in braille or large-print musical scores or instructional music recordings


Regional Library

Florida Bureau of Braille and Talking Book Library Services
421 Platt Street
Daytona Beach, FL 32114-2803

Librarian: Jim Woolyhand
Library Code: FL1A
Telephone: (386) 239-6000
Web site: http://dbs.myflorida.com/Library/index.html

Serves: Florida - entire state, all 67 counties.

Subregional Library

Talking Books/Special Needs Library
Jacksonville Public Library
303 North Laura Street
Jacksonville, FL 32202-0000

Librarian: Chris Eaton, Tricia Larrabee
Library Code: FL1B
Telephone: (904) 630-2665 or (904) 630-1989
Web site: http://www.jaxpubliclibrary.org/services/talking-books

Serves: Duval County

Subregional Library

Talking Books Subregional Library
Miami-Dade Public Library System
2455 NW 183rd Street
Miami Gardens, FL 33056-3641

Librarian: Jennifer Shipley
Library Code: FL1C
Telephone: (305) 751-8687
Web site: http://www.mdpls.org/services/talking-books.asp

Serves: Miami-Dade and Monroe counties

Subregional Library

Orange County Library System
Talking Book Section
101 East Central Boulevard
Orlando, FL 32801-0000

Librarian: Matthew David
Library Code: FL1D
Telephone: (407) 835-7464

Serves: Orange County

Subregional Library

Talking Books
Palm Beach County Library Annex
4289 Cherry Road
West Palm Beach, FL 33409-9808

Librarian: Sarah Smedley
Library Code: FL1G
Telephone: (561) 649-5486
Web site: http://www.pbclibrary.org/services/talking-books

Serves: Palm Beach County

Subregional Library

Broward County Talking Book Library
100 South Andrews Avenue
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33301-1826

Librarian: William Forbes
Library Code: FL1H
Telephone: (954) 357-7555
Web site: http://www.broward.org/Library/Pages/TalkingBookLibrary.aspx

Serves: Broward County

Subregional Library

Lee County Talking Books Library
1651 Lee Street
Fort Myers, FL 33901-2916

Librarian: Karin McLeish-Delgado
Library Code: FL1J
Telephone: (239) 533-4780 or (239) 533-4782
Web site: https://www.leegov.com/library/about/branches/tb

Serves: Lee County

Subregional Library

Brevard County Talking Books Library
Talking Books Library
308 Forrest Avenue
Cocoa, FL 32922-7781

Librarian: Debra A. Martin
Library Code: FL1K
Telephone: (321) 633-1810
Web site: http://www.brevardcounty.us/publiclibraries

Serves: Brevard County

Subregional Library

West Florida Public Libraries - Talking Books Library
PENSACOLA, FL 32502-4825

Librarian: Chris Hare
Library Code: FL1L
Telephone: (850) 471-6000 or (850) 436-5067
Web site: http://www.mywfpl.com

Serves: Escambia County (no longer serving Santa Rosa County)

Subregional Library

Pinellas Public Library Cooperative
1330 Cleveland Street
Clearwater, FL 33755-5103

Librarian: Meagan Magee
Library Code: FL1M
Telephone: (727) 441-9958
Web site: http://www.pplc.us/tbl/

Serves: Pinellas, Sarasota


Regional Library

Georgia Libraries for Accessible Statewide Service
GLASS Distribution Center
5800 Jonesboro Road
Morrow, GA 30260-1101

Librarian: Pat Herndon
Library Code: GA1A
Telephone: (404) 657-1452
Web site: http://georgialibraries.org/glass/

Serves: Georgia except for counties served by subregional libraries; braille readers receive service from Utah.

Subregional Library

Southwest Library for Accessible Services
Southwest Georgia Regional Library
301 South Monroe Street
Bainbridge, GA 39819-4029

Librarian: Susan S. Whittle
Library Code: GA1E
Telephone: (229) 248-2680
Web site: http://www.swgrl.org/swglas

Serves: Baker, Brooks, Calhoun, Clay,Colquitt, Decatur, Dougherty, Early, Echols, Grady, Lanier, Lee, Lowndes, Miller, Mitchell, Quitman, Randolph, Seminole, Terrell, Thomas, Webster and Worth counties

Advisory and Outreach Center

GLASS Atlanta
55 Park Place
Suite 300
Atlanta, GA 30303

Librarian: Beverly Williams
Library Code: GA1P
Telephone: (404) 657-1452
Web site: https://www.georgialibraries.org/glass/

Serves: Georgia except for counties served by GA1E Southwest Georgia Library for Accessible Services a subregional library; braille readers receive service from Utah.


Subregional Library

Guam Public Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped
Nieves M. Flores Memorial Library
254 Martyr Street
Agana, GU 96910-0000

Librarian: Teresita Kennimer
Library Code: HI1B
Telephone: (671) 475-4753
Web site: http://gpls.guam.gov

Serves: Guam


Regional Library

Hawaii Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped
402 Kapahulu Avenue
Honolulu, HI 96815-3848

Librarian: Baron Baroza
Library Code: HI1A
Telephone: (808) 733-8444
Web site: http://www.librarieshawaii.org/lbph

Serves: State of Hawaii, Guam, and U.S. Affiliated Pacific Islands


Regional Library

Idaho Commission for Libraries Talking Book Service
325 West State Street
Boise, ID 83702-6072

Librarian: Sue Walker
Library Code: ID1A
Telephone: (208) 334-2150
Web site: https://libraries.idaho.gov/tbs

Serves: Idaho; braille readers receive service from Utah.


Regional Library

Illinois State Library Talking Book and Braille Service
300 South Second Street
Springfield, IL 62701-1796

Librarian: Sharon Ruda
Library Code: IL1A
Telephone: (217) 785-0022
Web site: http://www.ilbph.org

Serves: Illinois


Regional Library

Indiana State Library
Indiana Talking Book & Braille Library
140 North Senate Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46204-0000

Librarian: Maggie Ansty
Library Code: IN1A
Telephone: (317) 232-3684
Web site: http://www.in.gov/library/tbbl.htm

Serves: Indiana

Advisory and Outreach Center

Bartholomew County Public Library
Talking Book Service
536 Fifth Street
Columbus, IN 47201-0000

Librarian: Sharon D. Thompson
Library Code: IN1B
Telephone: (812) 379-1277
Web site: http://www.barth.lib.in.us/talkingbooks.html

Serves: Bartholomew, Clark, Crawford, Decatur, Floyd, Harrison, Jackson, Jefferson, Jennings, Scott, and Washington counties


Regional Library

Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped
Iowa Department for the Blind
524 Fourth Street
Des Moines, IA 50309-2364

Librarian: Sarah Willeford
Library Code: IA1A
Telephone: (515) 281-1323
Web site: https://blind.iowa.gov/

Serves: Iowa


Regional Library

Kansas State Library
Kansas Talking Books Regional Library - Box 4055
1 Kellogg Circle
Emporia, KS 66801-5415

Librarian: Michael Lang
Library Code: KS1A
Telephone: (620) 341-6280
Web site: http://www.kslib.info/talking

Serves: Kansas; braille readers receive service from Utah.

Advisory and Outreach Center

NW Kansas Library System
Advisory and Outreach Center
2 Washington Square
Norton, KS 67654-0000

Librarian: Mary Boller
Library Code: KS1B
Telephone: (785) 877-5148
Web site: https://nwkls.org/talking-books/

Serves: Cheyenne, Decatur, Gove, Graham, Logan, Norton, Rawlins, Sheridan, Sherman, Thomas, and Trego Counties

Advisory and Outreach Center

Central Kansas Library System
Advisory and Outreach Center
1409 Williams Street
Great Bend, KS 67530-0000

Librarian: Cathy Rhan
Library Code: KS1C
Telephone: (620) 792-4865
Web site: http://www.ckls.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=63&Itemid=69

Serves: Barton, Cloud, Ellis, Ellsworth, Jewell, Lincoln, Mitchell, Osborne, Ottawa, Pawnee, Phillips, Republic, Rooks, Rush, Russell, Salina, and Smith Counties


Regional Library

Kentucky Talking Book Library
PO Box 537
Frankfort, KY 40602-0537

Librarian: Barbara Penegor
Library Code: KY1A
Telephone: (502) 564-5791, ext. local or (502) 564-1738, ext. BPenegor
Web site: http://kdla.ky.gov/librarians/talkingbook

Serves: Kentucky


Regional Library

State Library of Louisiana
Talking Books and Braille Library
701 North Fourth Street
Baton Rouge, LA 70802-5232

Librarian: Shelia Coleman
Library Code: LA1A
Telephone: (225) 342-0035
Web site: http://www.state.lib.la.us/

Serves: Louisiana; braille readers receive service from Utah.


Regional Library

Library Services for the Blind and Physically Handicapped
Maine State Library
64 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333-0064

Librarian: Chris Boynton
Library Code: ME1A
Telephone: (207) 287-5650
Web site: http://www.maine.gov/msl/outreach/lbph/

Serves: Maine; braille readers receive service from Massachusetts.


Regional Library

Maryland State Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped
415 Park Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21201-3603

Librarian: John Owen
Library Code: MD1A
Telephone: (410) 230-2424
Web site: http://www.lbph.maryland.gov

Serves: Maryland


Regional Library

Perkins Library
Perkins School for the Blind
175 North Beacon Street
Watertown, MA 02472-2790

Librarian: Kim Charlson
Library Code: MA1A
Telephone: (617) 972-7240
Web site: http://www.perkinslibrary.org

Serves: Massachusetts

Subregional Library

Worcester Talking Book Library
Worcester Public Library
3 Salem Square
Worcester, MA 01608-2015

Librarian: Lee Anne Hooley
Library Code: MA1B
Telephone: (508) 799-1730 or (508) 799-1751
Web site: http://talkingbook.mywpl.org

Serves: Massachusetts


Regional Library

Michigan Braille and Talking Book Library
702 West Kalamazoo Street
P.O. Box 30007
Lansing, MI 48909-7507

Librarian: Scott Norris
Library Code: MI1A
Telephone: (517) 284-2880
Web site: http://www.michigan.gov/btbl

Serves: Michigan

Advisory and Outreach Center

Washtenaw Library for the Blind & Physically Disabled @ Ann Arbor District Library
343 S. Fifth Ave.
Ann Arbor, MI 48104-0000

Librarian: Josie Parker
Library Code: MI1B
Telephone: (734) 327-4224 or (734) 327-4200
Web site: http://wlbpd.aadl.org

Serves: Washtenaw County

Advisory and Outreach Center

Great Lakes Talking Books Reader Advisory and Outreach Center
1615 Presque Isle Avenue
Marquette, MI 49855-0000

Librarian: Shawn Andary
Library Code: MI1D
Telephone: (906) 228-7697
Web site: http://GreatLakesTalkingBooks.org

Serves: 15 counties in the Upper Peninsula, Alpena County, Crawford County

Advisory and Outreach Center

Oakland Talking Book Service @ RHPL
500 Olde Towne Road
Rochester Hills, MI 48307-2043

Librarian: Alice Cruz
Library Code: MI1E
Telephone: (248) 650-5681 or (248) 650-7150
Web site: http://otbs.rhpl.org

Serves: Oakland County

Advisory and Outreach Center

Genesee District Talking Book Advisory and Outreach Center
Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped
4195 West Pasadena Avenue
Flint, MI 48504-2344

Librarian: Jason Bias
Library Code: MI1F
Telephone: (810) 732-1120
Web site: https://www.thegdl.org/services/talking-book-center

Serves: Genesee county

Advisory and Outreach Center

Kent District Advisory and Outreach Center for the Blind and Physically Handicapped
Wyoming Branch Library
3350 Michael Avenue SW
Wyoming, MI 49509-0000

Librarian: Michelle Roossien
Library Code: MI1G
Telephone: (616) 647-3988 or (616) 784-2016, ext. 4985
Web site: http://www.kdl.org/services/tbbc

Serves: Ionia, Kent, and Montcalm counties

Advisory and Outreach Center

Traverse Area District Library Advisory and Outreach Center
610 Woodmere Avenue
Traverse City, MI 49686-3397

Librarian: Polly O'Shea
Library Code: MI1H
Telephone: (231) 932-8558
Web site: http://www.tadl.org/tbl

Serves: Antrim, Benzie, Grand Traverse, Kalkaska, Leelanau, Manistee, Missaukee, Wexford

Advisory and Outreach Center

St. Clair County Library
St. Clair County Library for the Assistive Media and Talking Books (LAMTB)
210 McMorran Boulevard
Port Huron, MI 48060-4014

Librarian: Mary Howard
Library Code: MI1I
Telephone: (810) 987-7323, ext. 2523 or 810-982-3600
Web site: http://www.sccl.lib.mi.us/LBPH.aspx

Serves: Huron, Sanilac, St. Clair, and Tuscola Counties

Advisory and Outreach Center

Muskegon Area District Library for the Visually and Physically Disabled
4845 Airline Road, Ste 5
Muskegon, MI 49444-4563

Librarian: Sarah Mahoney
Library Code: MI1K
Telephone: (231) 737-6310
Web site: http://www.madl.org

Serves: Muskegon and Ottawa counties

Advisory and Outreach Center

Macomb Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped @ CMPL
40900 Romeo Plank Road
Clinton Township, MI 48038-2955

Librarian: Anne M. Mandel
Library Code: MI1M
Telephone: (586) 286-1580
Web site: https://cmpl.org/mlbph/

Serves: Macomb County

Advisory and Outreach Center

Braille and Talking Books @ Taylor Community Library
12303 Pardee Road
Taylor, MI 48180

Librarian: Sarah Roe
Library Code: MI1N
Telephone: (734) 287-4840
Web site: http://www.taylor.lib.mi.us

Serves: Wayne County except Detroit

Advisory and Outreach Center

Detroit Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped
Detroit Public Library
Frederick Douglass Branch for Specialized Services
3666 Grand River Avenue
Detroit, MI 48208-0000

Librarian: Regina Smith
Library Code: MI1O
Telephone: (313) 481-1702
Web site: http://www.detroitpubliclibrary.org/services/lbph

Serves: Detroit and Highland Park (Wayne County)


Regional Library

Minnesota Braille and Talking Book Library
388 SE 6th Ave
Faribault, MN 55021-6340

Librarian: Catherine A. Durivage
Library Code: MN1A
Telephone: (507) 333-4828
Web site: https://education.mn.gov/btbl

Serves: Minnesota


Regional Library

Talking Book Services
Mississippi Library Commission
3881 Eastwood Drive
Jackson, MS 39211-6473

Librarian: Mary Rodgers Beal
Library Code: MS1A
Telephone: (601) 432-4151 or (601) 432-4111
Web site: http://mlc.lib.ms.us/tbs/

Serves: Mississippi; braille readers receive service from Utah


Regional Library

Wolfner Talking Book and Braille Library
P.O. Box 387
Jefferson City, MO 65102-0387

Librarian: Leslie Bowman
Library Code: MO1A
Telephone: (573) 751-8720
Web site: https://www.sos.mo.gov/wolfner/

Serves: Missouri


Regional Library

Montana Talking Book Library
1515 E Sixth Avenue
PO Box 201800
Helena, MT 59620-1800

Librarian: Jessica Edwards
Library Code: MT1A
Telephone: (406) 444-2064
Web site: http://tbl.msl.mt.gov

Serves: Montana


Regional Library

Nebraska Library Commission
Talking Book and Braille Service
The Atrium
1200 N Street, Suite 120
Lincoln, NE 68508-2023

Librarian: Gabe Kramer
Library Code: NE1A
Telephone: (402) 471-4038
Web site: http://nlc.nebraska.gov/tbbs/

Serves: Nebraska; braille readers receive service from Utah.


Regional Library

Nevada Talking Book Services
Nevada State Library, Archives and Public Records
100 North Stewart Street
Carson City, NV 89701-4285

Librarian: Hope Williams
Library Code: NV1A
Telephone: (775) 684-3354
Web site: https://nsla.nv.gov/ntbs1

Serves: Nevada

New Hampshire

Regional Library

New Hampshire State Library
Talking Book Services
117 Pleasant Street
Concord, NH 03301-3852

Librarian: Marilyn Stevenson
Library Code: NH1A
Telephone: (603) 271-3429
Web site: http://www.nh.gov/nhsl/talking_books/

Serves: New Hampshire; braille readers receive service from Massachusetts.

New Jersey

Regional Library

New Jersey State Library Talking Book and Braille Center
2300 Stuyvesant Avenue
Trenton, NJ 08618-3226

Librarian: Adam Szczepaniak, Jr.
Library Code: NJ1A
Telephone: (609) 406-7179
Web site: http://www.njstatelib.org/talking-book-braille-center/

Serves: New Jersey

New Mexico

Regional Library

New Mexico Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped
New Mexico State Library
1209 Camino Carlos Rey
Santa Fe, NM 87507-5166

Librarian: John Mugford
Library Code: NM1A
Telephone: (505) 476-9770
Web site: http://www.nmstatelibrary.org/direct-and-rural-services/lbph

Serves: New Mexico; braille readers receive service from Utah.

New York

Regional Library

The New York Public Library
Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library
40 West 20th Street
New York, NY 10011-4211

Librarian: Jill Rothstein
Library Code: NY1A
Telephone: (212) 206-5400
Web site: http://www.nypl.org/locations/heiskell

Serves: New York, Brooklyn (Kings County), Queens, Bronx, Staten Island (Richmond County), Nassau, Suffolk

Regional Library

New York State Talking Book and Braille Library
Cultural Education Center
Albany, NY 12230-0001

Librarian: Shawn Lemieux
Library Code: NY2A
Telephone: (518) 474-5935
Web site: http://www.nysl.nysed.gov/tbbl/

Serves: New York State except New York City and Long Island

Advisory and Outreach Center

Long Island Talking Book Advisory and Outreach Center
Outreach Services
Suffolk Cooperative Library System
627 North Sunrise Service Road
Bellport, NY 11713

Librarian: Valerie Lewis
Library Code: NY1B
Telephone: (631) 286-1600, ext. 1355

Serves: Nassau and Suffolk counties

North Carolina

Regional Library

North Carolina Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped
State Library of North Carolina
Department of Natural and Cultural Resources
1841 Capital Boulevard
Raleigh, NC 27604-2188

Librarian: Carl R. Keehn
Library Code: NC1A
Telephone: (919) 733-4376
Web site: http://statelibrary.ncdcr.gov/lbph/

Serves: North Carolina

North Dakota

Regional Library

North Dakota State Library
Talking Book Services
604 East Boulevard Avenue
Department 250
Bismarck, ND 58505-0800

Librarian: Susan B. Hammer-Schneider
Library Code: ND1A
Telephone: (701) 328-1408
Web site: http://library.nd.gov/talkingbooks.html

Serves: North Dakota; braille readers receive service from Utah.


Regional Library

Ohio Library for the Blind and Physically Disabled
Cleveland Public Library
17121 Lake Shore Boulevard
Cleveland, OH 44110-4006

Librarian: Will Reed
Library Code: OH1A
Telephone: (216) 623-2911
Web site: https://cpl.org/aboutthelibrary/ohio-library-for-the-blind-physically-disabled/

Serves: Ohio


Regional Library

Oklahoma Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped
300 Northeast 18th Street
Oklahoma City, OK 73105-3212

Librarian: Kevin Treese
Library Code: OK1A
Telephone: (405) 521-3514
Web site: http://www.olbph.org/

Serves: Oklahoma; braille readers receive service from Utah.


Regional Library

Oregon Talking Book and Braille Library
State Library of Oregon
250 Winter Street NE
Salem, OR 97301-3950

Librarian: Susan B Westin
Library Code: OR1A
Telephone: (503) 378-5389
Web site: http://ORTalkingbooks.org

Serves: Oregon; braille readers receive service from Utah.


Regional Library

Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped
Free Library of Philadelphia
1500 Spring Garden St., Suite 230
Philadelphia, PA 19130-4067

Librarian: Keri E. Wilkins
Library Code: PA1A
Telephone: (215) 683-3213
Web site: freelibrary.org/lbph

Serves: Pennsylvania; braille readers in Delaware, all of Pennsylvania, and West Virginia

Regional Library

Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped
Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh
Leonard C. Staisey Building
4724 Baum Boulevard
Pittsburgh, PA 15213-1389

Librarian: Mark Lee
Library Code: PA2A
Telephone: (412) 687-2440
Web site: http://www.carnegielibrary.org/lbph

Serves: Entire state of Pennsylvania for audio.

Puerto Rico

Regional Library

El Servicio Nacional de Bibliotecas para Ciegos
Imprentaq del Departamento de Educacion
705 Calle Hoare
Parada 14
San Juan, PR 00907-0000

Librarian: Evelyn Torres
Library Code: PR1A
Telephone: (787) 723-2519 or (787) 721-7178

Serves: Puerto Rico

Rhode Island

Regional Library

Talking Books Library
Office of Library and Information Services
One Capitol Hill
Providence, RI 02908-5803

Librarian: Alicia Waters
Library Code: RI1A
Telephone: (401) 574-9310
Web site: http://www.olis.ri.gov/tbl

Serves: Rhode Island; Braille Readers served by MA1A (Perkins Braille and Talking Book Library)

South Carolina

Regional Library

SC State Library/Talking Book Services
1500 Senate St.
Columbia, SC 29201-3815

Librarian: Kristin White
Library Code: SC1A
Telephone: (803) 734-4611 or (803) 734-8650
Web site: http://sctalkingbook.org

Serves: South Carolina; braille readers receive service from Utah State Library for The Blind and Disabled - Utah State Library Division

South Dakota

Regional Library

South Dakota Braille and Talking Book Library
Mercedes Mackay Building
800 Governors Drive
Pierre, SD 57501-2294

Librarian: Steven Buras
Library Code: SD1A
Telephone: (605) 773-3131
Web site: http://library.sd.gov/BTB

Serves: South Dakota; braille readers receive service from Utah.


Regional Library

Tennessee Library for Accessible Books and Media
Tennessee State Library and Archives
403 Seventh Avenue North
Nashville, TN 37243-1409

Librarian: Maria Sochor
Library Code: TN1A
Telephone: (615) 741-3915
Web site: http://sos.tn.gov/tsla/labm

Serves: Tennessee


Regional Library

Texas State Library and Archives Commission
Talking Book Program
P.O. Box 12927
1201 Brazos St.
Austin, TX 78711-2927

Librarian: Ava M. Smith
Library Code: TX1A
Telephone: (512) 463-5458 or (512) 463-5428
Web site: http://www.texastalkingbooks.org

Serves: Texas

Utah and Wyoming

Regional Library

Utah State Library Division
250 North 1950 West, Suite A
Salt Lake City, UT 84116-7901

Librarian: Lisa Nelson
Library Code: UT1A
Telephone: (801) 715-6789
Web site: http://blindlibrary.utah.gov/

Serves: Utah, Alaska, Wyoming; braille readers in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Connecticut, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Kansas, Louisiana, Minnesota, Mississippi, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Carolina, South Dakota, and Wisconsin


Regional Library

ABLE Library
Vermont Department of Libraries
60 Washington Street
Suite 2
Barre, VT 05641

Librarian: Vincent M. Livoti
Library Code: VT1A
Telephone: (802) 636-0020
Web site: http://libraries.vermont.gov/able_library

Serves: Vermont; braille readers receive service from Massachusetts

Virgin Islands

Regional Library

Virgin Islands Library for the Visually and Physically Handicapped
3012 Golden Rock
Christiansted, VI 00820-0000

Librarian: John Clexton
Library Code: VI1A
Telephone: (340) 718-2250
Web site: http://www.virginislandspubliclibraries.org/usvi/libraryregional.asp

Serves: U.S. Virgin Islands


Regional Library

Virginia Library and Resource Center
Virginia Department for the Blind and Vision Impaired
395 Azalea Avenue
Richmond, VA 23227-3633

Librarian: Donna Cox
Library Code: VA1A
Telephone: (804) 371-3661, ext. 135
Web site: http://www.vdbvi.org/library_resourcecenter.htm

Serves: Virginia

Subregional Library

Alexandria Library-Beatley Central
Talking Book Service
5005 Duke Street
Alexandria, VA 22304-2903

Librarian: Kym Robertson
Library Code: VA1B
Telephone: (703) 746-1760 or (703) 746-1762
Web site: https://alexlibraryva.org/client/en_US/home/?rm=TALKING+BOOK+S0%7C%7C%7C1%7C%7C%7C0%7C%7C%7Ctrue&dt=list

Serves: City of Alexandria

Subregional Library

Arlington Public Library
Talking Book Service
Central Library
1015 N. Quincy Street
Arlington, VA 22201-4603

Librarian: Jennifer Lewis
Library Code: VA1C
Telephone: (703) 228-6333
Web site: https://library.arlingtonva.us/services/accommodation-services/

Serves: Arlington County

Subregional Library

Access Services
Fairfax County Public Library
12000 Government Center Parkway
Suite 123
Fairfax, VA 22035-0012

Librarian: Rose Asuquo
Library Code: VA1E
Telephone: (703) 324-8380
Web site: https://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/library/branches/access-services

Serves: Fairfax County; cities of Fairfax and Falls Church

Subregional Library

Roanoke Public Library
Talking Book Service
706 S Jefferson St
Roanoke, VA 24016-5104

Librarian: Gary Rushbrooke
Library Code: VA1H
Telephone: (540) 853-5689
Web site: http://www.roanokegov.com/library/talking.html

Serves: Alleghany, Botetourt, Craig, and Roanoke counties; cities of Clifton Forge, Covington, Roanoke, and Salem

Subregional Library

Bayside and Special Services Library, Department of Public Libraries
936 Independence Boulevard
Virginia Beach, VA 23455-0000

Librarian: Susan Paddock
Library Code: VA1I
Telephone: (757) 385-2684
Web site: http://www.vbgov.com/government/departments/libraries/Using-the-Library/Pages/Disability-Services.aspx

Serves: Virginia Beach

Subregional Library

Talking Book Center
Staunton Public Library
1 Churchville Avenue
Staunton, VA 24401-0000

Librarian: Ilia Desjardins
Library Code: VA1J
Telephone: (540) 885-6215
Web site: http://www.talkingbookcenter.org

Serves: Augusta, Bath, Highland, and Rockbridge Counties; cities of Buena Vista, Lexington, Staunton, and Waynesboro

Subregional Library

Fredericksburg Area Subregional Library
Central Rappahannock Regional Library
125 Olde Greenwich Dr.
Suite 155
Fredericksburg, VA 22408

Librarian: Babak Zarin
Library Code: VA1L
Telephone: (540) 372-1144, ext. 7054
Web site: http://www.librarypoint.org/talking-books

Serves: Fredericksburg, Prince William, Spotsylvania, Stafford, King George, Caroline, Westmoreland, Orange counties


Regional Library

Washington Talking Book & Braille Library
2021 Ninth Avenue
Seattle, WA 98121-2783

Librarian: Danielle H. Miller
Library Code: WA1A
Telephone: (206) 615-0400
Web site: http://www.wtbbl.org

Serves: Washington

West Virginia

Regional Library

West Virginia Library Commission Special Services
Blind and Physically Handicapped Services
Cultural Center
1900 Kanawha Boulevard East
Charleston, WV 25305-0620

Librarian: Donna B. Calvert
Library Code: WV1A
Telephone: (304) 558-4061
Web site: https://librarycommission.wv.gov/special-services/Pages/default.aspx

Serves: West Virginia; braille readers receive service from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Subregional Library

Services for the Blind and Physically Handicapped
Cabell County Public Library
455 Ninth Street Plaza
Huntington, WV 25701-0000

Librarian: Kate Philp
Library Code: WV1C
Telephone: (304) 528-5700
Web site: https://cabe.ent.sirsi.net/client/en_US/cabell/?rm=BLIND+AND+HAND0%7C%7C%7C1%7C%7C%7C0%7C%7C%7Ctrue&dt=list

Serves: Cabell, Mason, Mingo, Putnam, and Wayne counties

Subregional Library

Services for the Blind and Physically Handicapped
Parkersburg and Wood County Public Library
3100 Emerson Avenue
Parkersburg, WV 26104-2414

Librarian: Stacey Varner
Library Code: WV1E
Telephone: (304) 420-4587

Serves: Calhoun, Jackson, Pleasants, Ritchie, Roane, Tyler, Wirt, Wood

Subregional Library

West Virginia School for the Blind
301 East Main Street
Romney, WV 26757-0000

Librarian: [vacant]
Library Code: WV1F
Telephone: (304) 822-4894 or (304) 822-6656

Serves: Berkeley, Grant, Hampshire, Hardy, Jefferson, Mineral, Morgan, and Pendleton counties


Regional Library

Wisconsin Talking Book and Braille Library
813 West Wells Street
Milwaukee, WI 53233-1436

Librarian: Zarina Mohd Shah
Library Code: WI1A
Telephone: (414) 286-3045
Web site: http://dpi.wi.gov/talkingbooks

Serves: Wisconsin; braille readers receive service from Utah.


Regional Library

Wyoming Department of Education
Vision Outreach Services
539 South Payne
Casper, WY 82609

Librarian: Brenda Ariosto
Library Code: WY1A
Telephone: (307) 265-8818

Serves: The Wyoming Department of Education, Vision Outreach Services processes applications and machine lending services for Wyoming patrons - Please call 1-307-265-8818. The Utah State Library Program for the Blind and Disabled provides library materials and BARD assistance to Wyoming patrons – please call 1-800-662-5540.

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