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Exciting Staffing Changes at NNELS! (September 3, 2020)

The BC Libraries Co-op and the National Network for Equitable Library Services  (NNELS) are excited to share some big staffing news! Read all about it, here!

Executive Summary & Calls for Justice from National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls Final Report in accessible formats (June 10, 2020)

NNELS is honoured to announce the release of the Executive Summary & Calls for Justice from the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls Final Report. Read more about the process, here.

New Addition to the Distributed Braille Collection (June 1, 2020)

NNELS is pleased to announce the release of the next book that we have worked on as a part of the Braille for New Publications Project - an exciting young adult fantasy novel! Read more about the release of Book 16 of the Dragon Masters series, The Call of the Sound Dragon, or check it out in the repository!

An Update on NNELS’ Services During COVID-19 (April 2, 2020)

With the impact of COVID-19, the reading needs of people are high, and NNELS is committed to our mission of providing reading opportunities for people with print disabilities during this difficult time. We are also taking applications for volunteer audiobook narrators, and have created a page of accessible information and resources on COVID-19

Read all about our services during COVID-19.

Looking for a Book?

Fulfilling reader requests for books in alternate formats is an important part of what we do! If you live in a NNELS territory or province, you can make requests anytime: log in, search for a book, and you'll find the request form on every page of search results.

Books in accessible formats for Canadians with print disabilities: produced by request, delivered by public libraries, and available across the country.

To get started, please search for your library, contact your nearest librarian, or drop us a line.

  • "From the bestselling creator of The Thundermaker comes another adventure featuring Little Thunder and Wolverine—a trickster, who is strong and fierce and loyal. The two are best...
  • "David Neel was an infant when his father, a Kwakwaka'wakw artist, died, triggering events that would separate him from the traditions of his homeland. When the aspiring...
  • "When the earth was new, words had the power to breathe life into the world. But when creating animals from breath, sometimes one does not get everything right on the first try!...

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