Picking a Player: A Roundup of Devices for Playing NLS and Other Talking Books


With the advent in recent years of downloadable audio books from sources both commercial and specifically for blind and low-vision users, many are now asking not only about content and sources, but also about the devices on which to play that content. This overview from the American Foundation for the Blind Access World does a great job of describing the most popular sources of audio reading material and the digital players currently available to blind and visually impaired people. If you're interested in learning about your options, it is certainly worth reading!