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A living history at the Destin Library

Jurate Burns celebrates her 15th Anniversary at the Destin Library. In her spare time, Burns still likes to read, and listen to audio books. “I probably read just as much as I used to. I read three books a month and listen to about two or three audio books a month,” she said.

Silver Dolphin Books and Skyreader™ Media Inc. Launch Interactive "Pretend and Play" App Series for Young Children

SAN DIEGO, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Multiple award-winning publisher Silver Dolphin Books and Skyreader Media Inc. have partnered on the launch of three new interactive apps based on Silver Dolphin Books' popular Pretend and Play book series. Skyreader™ Media, using its web-based platform Skyreader Studio™, has developed three immersive and interactive e-books for the Apple® iPad® based on ...

Local librarian begins latest chapter

Libraries are an economic equalizer. So says Laura Wadley, a newly retired librarian after nearly 35 years of devoted work at Provo City Library.

Friends of Townsend Library looking for donations to annual sale

TOWNSEND -- Donate your books, DVDs and audio books in good condition for the Friends of the Townsend Library Spring Sale on May 9 and 10.

FREE Instant Movies, Music, TV, Audio Books for Muskingum County

The Muskingum County library system is bringing you instant movies, music and books on demand. The library system announced the availability of thousands of television shows, albums, audio books and movies to the public through their new partnership with Hoopla Digital.

AUDIO: 'Killing books' in Libya

Libyan author Mansour Bushnaf says Libya does not have much of reading culture because under Col Muammar Gaddafi, people were afraid of books.

Books and more for sale

PHOTO BY NICOLE WALBY Tiffin-Seneca Public Library patrons sort through books, audio books, CDs and DVDs during the first day of the library's annual book sale Friday. The sale is to continue 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m. today and 1-4:30 p.m. Sunday.

LIBRARY NOTES: Audio book memoirs bring something extra

I have listened to audio books ever since the library system started lending them. It’s to the point that I can hardly walk anywhere without some book to listen to.

Apps in car dashboards aim to make vehicles smarter

Forget about consulting your smartphone, just look at the car dashboard. Drivers can use the Audible car app to download and listen to audio books in the car and the Kaliki car app reads news items. Pandora, TuneIn Radio, Spotify, iHeartRadio, Rhapsody, Stitcher, Slacker Radio, and iTunes Radio are among the many apps that stream music in vehicles. And if someone is late for a meeting, they can ...

Tales2Go Partners With MetaMetrics to Add Lexile Measures to Its Award-Winning Audio Book Service

Tales2Go Inc., a leading provider of audio books for early childhood programs and primary schools, announces today a new partnership with MetaMetrics® to add Lexile® measures to the Tales2Go service. In ...