NLS Operations Alert


No. 15-55


DATE          :  June 23, 2015

TO                :  Network Libraries

FROM         :  Richard Smith, Chief, Network Division

SUBJECT   :  Hindenburg Audiobook Creator Workshop



NLS is hosting a digital talking book (DTB) making workshop featuring hands-on training with the Hindenburg Audiobook Creator (HABC) software on Wednesday, September 23, and Thursday, September 24. The two-day program, held in Washington, D.C., will provide a comprehensive overview of HABC and an in-depth experience with the software. Participants will have the opportunity to interact with NLS staff and colleagues from around the network.

The NLS audiobook production specialist will conduct hands-on training in proper DTB creation. The Automation officer, Studio director, and Bibliographic Control Section head will also address the group and provide workshop attendees with more information on the entire book-production process. The proposed agenda is attached.

To register, please contact Paula Bahmani, education and training specialist, by phone at (202) 707-9278 or e-mail at [log in to unmask] by close of business Monday, July 13. Space is limited and seats will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis.


For more information contact:

Richard Smith

Chief, Network Division

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