Equipment and Available Titles

Talking books will provide users with a cassette player. Books may also be downloaded to your iOS or Android device.
Talking Books will provide users with a cassette player. Talking Books may also be downloaded to your iOS or Android device.

Necessary Equipment

We will provide a four-track cassette machine and/or a digital machine for patrons to use while they are in the program. This equipment is sent via mail from the Indiana Regional Library to patrons.

Many titles are now available for download as well, giving you instant access to books on your digital talking book player, iOS devices, and Android devices! In order to request downloadable books, you must have filled out an application and be eligible for the service.
Learn more about downloading talking books.

Available Titles

Immediately Available from the Lake County Public Library Collection:

The National Library Service has over 60,000 available titles, including 17,000 digital titles that can be downloaded. If a title is not available from the Talking Books Library, it can be borrowed through Interlibrary Loan Services.

See all titles available through the National Library Service

Additional Information

Special publications are available, including:
  Guideposts
  Free Bibles from the Bible Alliance

Braille books are sent from the Regional Library in Indianapolis.

Speakers are available to spread the word about Talking Books to your club or group.


If you have questions, please contact:

Renee Lewis
219-769-3541, ext. 390
rlewis@lcplin.org.