NLS Operations Alert


No. 18-58


DATE          :    July 5, 2018

TO                :    Network Libraries

FROM         :    Meredith Beckhardt, Head, Reference Section

SUBJECT   :    New documents released in June 2018



The following new or revised documents are available from NLS:


On the NLS website:

BARD User Guide, Android, html

BARD User Guide, Android, braille

BARD User Guide, iOS, html

BARD User Guide, iOS, braille

Braille Embossers, 2018


At the multistate centers and the NLS warehouse:

Braille Book Review, May–June 2018, print (CA6183)

News, April–June 2018, print (MS4146)

Talking Book Topics, May–June 2018, print (CA5159)


BONUS:  NLS received fifteen braille copies each of the 2018 editions of “What You Need to Know When You Get Retirement or Survivors Benefits” and “Retirement Benefits” from the Social Security Administration. Let me know if you are interested in a copy.


For your convenience when ordering publications, please find attached a list of all current Reference Section publications with their stock numbers.


Attachment: NLS Reference Guides handout [MS Word (.docx)/ 3 p.]         


For more information, contact:

Meredith Beckhardt

Head, Reference Section

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