Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped
Talking Books, Braille and More
The library is all about books for people with visual, physical, or learning disabilities. Give us a call today, sign up for service, and get started reading all we have to offer.Contact the Library
Best Sellers at your fingertips
The library has an Online Catalog where you can order the latest best sellers in audio, large print and braille. 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and have them delivered to your door. All at your fingertips on your computer. Get started todayOrder Your Books Online
Get BARD and Read Your Way
Take your reading to the next level. Sign up for BARD and get the free BARD Mobile app so you can download your own books and take your reading anywhere you want to.Get BARD Today
BARD Express is Here!!!
A new tool to help you search, download and manage books and magazines on your cartridge or flash drive much easier. You'll never have to worry about how to get the books onto the drive. BARD Express will do it for you!!!Get BARD Express Today
Friends of the Library
The Friends of the Library work to promote, support, and enhance the library's services through tax deductible membership dues, donations, memorials, and bequests. They also sponsor the volunteer recognition events and many programsJoin the Friends of the Library
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One stop to Search, Find, Reserve, Checkout and Download books. Even BARD books.
About The Library
The North Carolina Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped (NCLBPH) is a special public library that circulates books and magazines especially made for persons who cannot use regular printed material because of a visual or physical disability. The library is located in Raleigh, but mails materials throughout the state. The NCLBPH is a state agency operated by the State Library of North Carolina as a part of the Department of Natural and Cultural Resources. It is also a part of the network of regional libraries operated by the Library of Congress National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped (NLS).