August 2021

Program Name: News and Updates from the New Jersey State Library Talking Book & Braille Center

Program Description: Do you have library patrons who have difficulty reading standard printed materials? Learn how the NJ State Library Talking Book & Braille Center can help. It’s easier than ever to get your patrons signed-up to borrow TBBC’s collection of accessible material (audiobooks, Braille, large print.) Learn how individuals and institutions can apply; find out about new programs; and discover how to download audiobooks and Braille.

Date: Thursday, 8/19/21

Time: 2pm-3pm

Presenters: Elizabeth Burns and Jennifer Apgar

Bio:

Elizabeth Burns

Elizabeth Burns is the Head of Reader Services at the New Jersey State Library Talking Book & Braille Center. She has presented at ALA, PLA, YALSA, and state library programs. Her articles have appeared in The Horn Book and School Library Journal.

Jennifer Apgar

Jen works in the Youth Services Department at the NJ State Library Talking Book & Braille Center.  She is a mom to a sweet and sassy toddler and has recently graduated from San Jose State University with her MLIS.

Zoom Details: 

Meeting ID:826 1863 9697

Passcode: njala

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