Audiobooks, Talking Books and Digital Audiobooks
How to locate audiobooks in the Concordia Library?
Basic search in MnPALS
Advanced search in MnPALS
audiobooks OR talking books
Limit by Format Sound Recordings
How to listen to items
CD's can be played on a library computer or a CD player
Cassettes can be played on a cassette player
Records can be played on a record player
Audio-files can be listened to using a library computer or MP3 player
NOTE: Audio-files may require an iPod or a MP3 player
Computer documents may be available to listen to using a screen reader
ReadPlease is available on all library computers
Go to Start, Programs, Library tools, ReadPlease, ReadPlease 2003 Free
Copy and paste a text document, one chapter at a time, into ReadPlease
Adobe Reader let's you listen to some PDF's - Under View, Read Out Loud
Sources for digital audiobooks and films
AUDIBLE.COM Click on "browse audio" for a list of titles.
HATCHETT BOOK GROUP
Create an account at a library in the Lake Agassiz Regional Library system Example: Moorhead Public Library. Use this account to access the eAudiobook collections.
netLibrary (BCR) about page
netLIBRARY (OCLC) about page (see Audiobook Subscription Collections)
PLAYAWAY Click on "Audiobook"
RECORDED BOOKS, LLC Click on one of the "collections" tabs
TeleRead - use a Screen Reader to listen to these digitized books
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