NEW YORK STATE TALKING BOOK AND BRAILLE LIBRARY (TBBL)

 
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General Information
Description of AgencyLends braille and recorded books and magazines, and the necessary equipment to play audio books, to residents of the 55 upstate counties of New York State who are unable to read standard printed materials because of a visual, physical, or reading disability. This is a joint effort of the New York State Library and the National Library of Congress.
LocationAlbany
Geographic AreaNew York State (Albany, Clinton, Columbia, Dutchess, Essex, Franklin, Fulton, Greene, Hamilton, Montgomery, Orange, Putnam, Rensselaer, Rockland, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, Sullivan, Ulster, Warren, Washington, and Westchester)
Public TransportationCall or check website for details
Facility/ADA AccessNot applicable
Agency TypeNew York State
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish
 
Availability
Hours of OperationMon-Fri, 9:00 am-4:30 pm
 
Contact Information
Physical Site Address 1Cultural Education Center
Physical Site Address 2222 Madison Avenue
Physical Site City, State, ZipAlbany , NY 12230
Main Phone518-474-5935
Other Phone800-342-3688
Fax518-474-7041
Emailtbbl@mail.nysed.gov
Web Addresswww.nysl.nysed.gov/tbbl
 
Director Information
Director's NameSharon Phillips
Director's PositionRegional Librarian
 
Additional Information
Facility TypeLibrary
Parent AgencyNEW YORK STATE TALKING BOOK AND BRAILLE LIBRARY TBBL
 
Affiliated Programs and Services
This Agency: NEW YORK STATE TALKING BOOK AND BRAILLE LIBRARY (TBBL)
Affiliated Programs: AUDIO AND BRAILLE BOOKS COLLECTION
Affiliated Services: Library Services