BARD & BARD Mobile

 

Tired of waiting for a popular book?  Planning a trip and wanting to take some good reading with you but limited on space?  We have your solution: BARD (Braille and Audio Reading Download)!

BARD gives users FREE access to download any NLS book or magazine they want, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.  No more wait lists; no more due dates; no more mailing.  And there are no limits: you can download as many books as you want, and so can every other BARD user. For FREE!

Downloads can either be played on our digital player, a registered purchased player, or through the BARD Mobile app on an iOS or Android smartphone or tablet (see below).

NOTE: you must first be a registered user of Talking Books before creating a BARD account.  Click here for our Registration page.


BARD Mobile

BARD gives users FREE access to download any NLS digital book they want, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. No more wait lists; no more due dates; no more limits.
Click this image of an Android phone to find BARD Mobile in the Google Play Store Click this image of an iPhone to find BARD Mobile in the Apple App Store

BARD Mobile goes one step further and offers the freedom to play BARD books on-the-go using your smartphone or tablet.


You can download the free BARD Mobile app from the Apple App Store, the Google Play Store, or the Amazon Appstore.

  • Portable
  • Instant
  • Easy


Apple App Store


Google Play Store


Amazon Appstore


BARD Mobile is compatible with iOS 4.3.3 or higher and Android 4.1 or higher.  You must first create a BARD account before you can log into BARD Mobile.

 

Related Links:

BARD FAQs

Purchasing Accessories or Third-Party Players

BARD User Requirements


BARD Mobile Troubleshooting