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Application Forms

TBP application for Individuals - English [pdf]
mail, scan and email, or fax the form

TBP application for Individuals - Spanish [pdf]
mail, scan and email, or fax the form

TBP Institutional Application [pdf]
mail, scan and email, or fax the form

BARD Application
online application -
requires TBP membership

2015 Resource Guide for Talking Books Plus members
Supports TBP participation in this year's Reading Across Rhode Island (RARI) program. This booklist enriches the book discussions surrounding the RARI 2015 book, Norwegian by Night (DB079894) by Derek Miller. To find RARI programs in the future, go to ribook.org.

Accessible Mobile Reading Apps
The latest Guide to Accessible Mobile Reading Apps from National Library Service.

Currency Reader User Instructions
The New York Public Library - Andrew Heiskell Branch makes the iBill Currency Reader user instructions available in Spanish, French, and Russian languages via audio and text. For more information about the currency reader program, click here.

Talking Times Winter 2015
The newsletter is now available as a downloadable audio file and in print.

Talking Books Mobile App Released for Apple Devices
Free BARD Mobile App for Rhode Island Talking Book Members is now available from the Apple App Store.

Accessible Rhode Island
Guide to RI restaurants, libraries, cultural sites and recreational opportunities surveyed according to the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).

Need help in finding materials to read? Check out the Talking Books Plus Reading Lists.

Contact Information

Talking Books Plus
One Capitol Hill
Providence, RI 02908-5803
Phone: 401-574-9310 TTY 711
Email: olis.tbplus@olis.ri.gov
Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday - Friday