Kids’ Books & Teachers

Information regarding audio and braille books for young readers aged preschoolers through young adult.


Books for young readers with blindness or physical disabilities that prevent the reading of normal text may be requested from the library or downloaded from the Braille and Audio Reading Download (BARD) or via the BARD Mobile app. Searches for titles specifically for preschoolers through young adult may be made by utilizing the NLS Kids Zone Catalog.

Children’s books are also listed in the full NLS Catalog, as well as the Children's sections of Talking Book Topics and Braille Book Review magazines.

Textbooks: academic needs should be discussed with local educational authorities.

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The following bibliographies and mini-bibliographies were put together by NLS for use by teachers and students. Audio books have the prefix DB and DBC; braille books have the prefix BR.