Illinois Radio Reader

General Information

Illinois Radio Reader
300 N. Goodwin Avenue
Urbana, IL 61801
(217) 333 6503


Kathie Spegal, Coordinator,, 217 333 6503

Services Offered

  • Reading Services
    • Broadcasts selections from newspapers, books, periodicals, as well as local and area advertisements, books,sports news, medical programs, senior citizen features, entertainment programming and Talking Information Center from Massachusetts, with its coverage of popular magazines to those in east central Illinois. Daily readings include Decatur Herald & Review, Bloomington-Normal Pantagraph, Champaign-Urbana News Gazette, Christian Science Monitor, Vermilion Co. News, and weekly the Rantoul Press, Ford County Record, Mahomet Citizen, and Piatt County Journal-Republican. We are live-streamed on our website and available on the Sero app.

  • Audiodescription
    • Presents descriptive narration of popular public television shows like Mystery!, Nature and Masterpiece Theatre.