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Audio book and narration examples

As a library member you can access thousands of audio books through our collection. Many of these books have been recorded by our dedicated volunteer narrators. We also make use of synthetic voice narration to provide content such as newspapers, to make sure you to receive it as soon as possible. You can get a feeling for both our volunteer narrated audio and synthetic voice content by listening to some excerpts and examples below.

Talking book clips

Vision Australia narrators

The following audio samples have been narrated by Vision Australia volunteers:

Technology Guides and Training

We can support you to get the most out of your DAISY player through training and guides.

Contact the library on 1300 654 656 for assistance or to book a DAISY telephone training session. Face to face training may be possible in certain locations. Please have your DAISY player with you when you call.

For queries relating to handheld devices, please contact the i-access® Online team on 1800 00 59 65.

Library news and events

November 2021

In Conversation, Writing the Perfect Crime

Whether it be fiction or non-fiction, larceny, hit-men or lust for vengeance, our library members cannot seem to read enough crime. But what lures a reader to the dark underbelly of crime? And what plot devices does a sneaky crime writer arm themselves with in order to trap the curious reader?

Watch our latest in conversation with multi-award winning crime writers, Emma Viskic and Chloe Hooper as we snoop to investigate what it takes to write the perfect crime.