Wolfner Talking Book and Braille Library
DARK OZARKS: covering dark history, mysteries, paranormal, folklore and more
Dark Ozarks is an exploration of the dark history, noir mysteries, legends, folklore and hauntings of the Ozarks, including connections you may not expect. Host, Lisa Livingston Martin sat down and chatted with Wolfner Patrons. To listen, simply click on the banner to be taken to the media player.
Wolfie's Youth Mail and Make January-February 2024
Happy New Year! Wolfie’s Youth Mail and Make kits for January and February 2024 are on their way to participants. We’re starting off the year with a festive dragon puppet! For more information on how to participate, head on over to Wolfie's Mail and Makes page.
Winter 2024 Wolfer Newsletter
Wolfner Patron Mural
2024 WOLFNER LIBRARY ADULT WINTER READING PROGRAM
Book BINGO is back! Sign up for our program begins December 1, 2023. Call Wolfner to sign up! We will be using Beanstack for tracking reading. Here is the link for Beanstack- https://wolfpac.beanstack.org/reader365.
Remember you need to read five books to complete a Bingo. You just have to pick one out of each column. Your reading BINGO does not have to be a straight line!
A large print card or braille version of the BINGO card can be mailed to you upon request. The large print card is also available on our website. Need help finding a title? Reader advisors are standing by to assist!
The program will start on January 1, 2024 and conclude on February 29, 2024. Winners will be announced on March 8, 2024. Questions? Call Jami at 573-522-2768.
Wolfner Library is a free library service for Missourians of all ages who are unable to read standard print materials due to visual impairment, blindness, physical disability or reading disability, either temporary or permanent. There is no charge whatsoever to the patron for the following:
- Loan of audio, Braille and large print books and magazines
- Loan of digital audio players
- Audiobook downloads available 24 hours a day through the website
- Accessible newspapers and magazines
- Shipping through the United States Postal Service
Currently, over 9,000 Missourians actively use Wolfner Library.
The library's collection includes fiction and nonfiction audio, Braille, and large print books for all ages. Over seventy (70) magazine subscriptions are available, and the library loans digital playback machines to those using audiobooks.
Wolfner Library is open Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., and is located on the second floor of the James C. Kirkpatrick State Information Center at 600 West Main Street in Jefferson City, Missouri.
If you have access to a computer, tablet, mobile device, or third-party player with internet capabilities, please make use of Braille and Audio Reading Download (BARD) offered by the National Library Service for the Blind and Print Disabled, Library of Congress and the BARD mobile app for your smart devices, which allows users to access all of our talking books and digital Braille files.
You also may be interested in listening to newspapers and magazines over the phone through the National Federation of the Blind's Newsline program. For more information about Newsline, call 866-504-7300. You may also call the Xavier Society for the Blind at 800-637-9193 to learn about their selection of books and publications, or JBI International at 800-433-1531.