BARD: Braille and Audio Reading Download

Potential users

Access to the BARD web site is restricted to eligible readers. You will need a login ID
and password to access it. If you do not have them, review the criteria for participation
by reading the BARD application instructions and, if you qualify, request an account.

Current users

If you experience difficulty logging into BARD you may want to check Instructions or Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) before contacting your network library.

BARD Mobile for iOS devices - access braille and talking books from your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch.

BARD Mobile for Android - access talking books from your Android smartphone or tablet.

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Reset your BARD password here

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