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Welcome to the online catalog of the Maryland State Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped!

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The Marylandia Collection is produced by the LBPH Recording Studio. This collection includes books by Maryland authors and select regional authors and books of particular interest to Marylanders. The Marylandia Collection is available for download through BARD. Search for these books by typing "Marylandia" in the Quick Search box or browse them here.

"Hardcopies Available" means that a copy is on the shelf ready to be sent.

BARD: "Downloadable talking book" means that the book is available through the Braille and Audio Reading Download (BARD) service. Clicking on the link takes you to the BARD website.

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Upcoming Events

Technology User Group on July 11 takes a first look at Apple iOS 14, plus three paid apps (Supersense AI, Ariadne GPS and Digit Eyes). Access the presentation by calling 1-319-527-4994. You do not have to RSVP for this event. Presentation starts at 10 AM and lasts about 90 minutes.

Summer Library Program is a great way to "Imagine Your Story." Join us for fun virtual programs and games for both Adults and Youth.

Capture the Flavor: Herbs and Spices program: LBPH is hosting another great teleconference from University of Maryland Extension on July 8, 2020 at 6:30PM! This time we are discussing herbs and spices and how they can improve the flavor of everything! Register here.

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