Talking Books

The Talking Book Program provides free recorded books, magazines anTalkingBooksPlayerd playback equipment to approximately 15,000 eligible blind, visually impaired, physically disabled and reading disabled Ohio residents.

The Fairfield County District Library is a sub-lending agency for the Ohio State Library Talking Books program. We distribute the machine to play the materials, and the talking books are circulated by the Ohio Library for the Blind and Physically Disabled in Cleveland.

Contact Matthew at FCDL for more information about services in Fairfield County or to sign up at (740) 653-2745 ext. #170.


Library service for the blind and physically handicapped in the United States is delivered through a network of libraries and agencies coordinated by the Library of Congress National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped (NLS).

For more information:
Call: 1–800–686–1531 (Ohio only) or 1-614-644–6895
Ohio Library for the Blind and Physically Disabled
17121 Lake Shore Blvd.
Cleveland, OH. 44110-4006

Visually Impaired Resources in Fairfield County