Kent District Library Talking Book & Braille Center

General Information

Kent District Library Talking Book & Braille Center
3350 Michael Avenue SW
Wyoming Michigan 1 49509
(616) 647 3988
tbbcstaff@kdl.org
http://www.kdl.org/services/tbbc

Brief Description

An Advisory & Outreach Center as part of the National Library Service for the Blind & Print Disabled

Services Offered

  • Braille/Electronic/Audio/Large Print Production
    • We provide our quarterly newsletter in braille upon request.

  • Computer Training/Assistive Technology
    • Training is limited to basic orientation.

  • Information and Referral
    • Maintains a list of local service agencies.

  • Library Services
    • Provides talking books, large-print books, and audiocassettes for blind and physically handicapped persons. Provides Vision Enhancement Devices (set of 4 magnifying glasses) for seniors' use on site and basic orientation training in the use of assistive devices. Located in a full-service public library.

  • Reading Services
    • The Newsline: Newspapers for the Blind, service of Michigan National Federation of the Blind project is available.

  • Services for Seniors