RNIB Make a Noise in Libraries 2017

Published
24.05.2017
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If books are your bag, having sight loss shouldn't stop you from enjoying reading. 

RNIB Talking Books Library

Buckinghamshire Libraries Home Library Service works with the RNIB to help bring books to those who are housebound and blind or visually impaired.

Are you interested in this service? For more information please contact the Home Library Service:

Telephone: 01494 475573  Monday to Friday 9am-5pm. Please leave an answerphone message out of hours.

Email: homelibraryservice@buckscc.gov.uk

Address: 

Home Library Service Coordinator
Chesham Library
Elgiva Lane
Chesham
HP5 2JD

RNIB Digital Talking Books service is available for free. You can make the most of their 20,000 titles through your digital device absolutely free of charge.

Please note that RNIB Overdrive is only for the use of blind and partially sighted readers or those who have an impairment which prevents or limits them from reading standard print.

Sign up for the RNIB Talking Books Library

What's on for Make a Noise in Libraries 2017

Tuesday 13 June 

The Poetry Café

Listen and laugh to poems read aloud by Pat Dancer while you enjoy a coffee and a piece of cake.

Hazlemere Library | 10:30am to 11:30am

Thursday 15 June 

Meet the Dogs

Meet the dogs that help us including a Hearing Dog and a Guide Dog

Buckingham Library | 10am to 12pm

More ways to enjoy reading 

Large Print collection

All Buckinghamshire libraries contain a wide selection of books in large print. All categories of stock are represented in our large print collections, including non-fiction and the full range of fiction produced by large print publishers.

Search the Large Print catalogue

Audio and eAudiobooks

We stock a large number of audio and eAudiobooks. 

Get started and search the eAudiobook collection

Buckinghamshire library members who are unable to read as a result of physical, sensory or learning disability receive the following concessions: 

  • No reservation or postal notification charges
  • No loan or overdue charges

(Applies to audiobooks and large print only)

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