Services Your Jackson District Library Provides
Library Items for blind and low-vision patrons
Large Print Books
We have a wide variety of both fiction and nonfiction titles, including current bestsellers. Search JDL catalog by author or title to see what is available, or browse our collection by searching “large print”.
Large Print Reader’s Digest Magazine
All but the most current issue may be checked out.
Search the JDL catalog for “Audiobooks” to see what is available in all audio formats.
Books on CD and MP3CD discs
CD-Play on any standard CD player. Search the JDL catalog by author or title to see what is available.
MP3CD-Play only on MP3 disc players (these players will also play standard CDs). Search JDL catalog by author or title to see what is available.
Self-contained; you supply only headphones. Search the JDL catalog by Subject “Playaways” to see what is available.
Jackson District Library patrons may download audiobooks to their computer or portable device using their JDL library card number and PIN number. We currently have four sources of downloadable audiobooks:
DVD and Blueray discs with audio descriptions of the movie’s visual elements may be found by searching the JDL catalog using the phrase “Video recordings for people with visual disabilities”.