Library for the Blind & Physically Handicapped

Joy with her service dog at the Library for the Blind & Physically Handicapped

Photo by Krystle Marcellus, Honolulu Star Advertiser

Equal access for all

We lend reading materials in audio, braille, and large print formats to people of all ages with a visual or physical disability that prevents them from reading standard printed material.  Our services are free of charge. See if you meet the eligibility requirements.

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What we offer

National Library Service Digital Talking Book Player and Cartridge

Our services

We have a collection of books and magazines in audio, large print and braille formats as well as downloadable audiobooks and magazines from our online collection.  We also transcribe materials into audio and braille and provide closed-circuit radio programming for registered patrons.  Call us at 733-8444 for more information.

See available services
online catalog

Search online catalog

Browse all available materials online from the National Library Service.

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Who we are

read art's story

Meet Art

When Art is using the talking book service, he’s where he belongs.

Read Art's story
read joy's story

Meet Joy

When Joy is listening to a good book on her Victor Reader Stream, she’s where she belongs.

Read Joy's story

Contact Us

If you have any questions about the library or its services and resources, please contact us or visit the branch page.

Contact

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