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Calibre Audio Library

AddressPostal Address:
Calibre Audio Library,
New Rd,
Weston Turville,
PostcodeHP22 5XQ
DescriptionCalibre Audio Library is a charity that provides a nationwide subscription-free service of audio books with over 8,500 titles available. The service is available to people with sight problems, dyslexia and people who can't read print because of other disabilities. They also offer a service for young people under 16 with sight problems, dyslexia or other disabilities who cannot read, called Young Calibre. Calibre offers:

- Books read cover to cover by professional actors and broadcasters
- Most books in digital format on MP3 CD or USB memory stick
- An online streaming service
- Free postage and no fines for late or lost books
- Flexible lending to suit your needs
- The option to chose your books online
- Over 1,800 books for children and young people at Young Calibre

Visit the Calibre website

Telephone number01296 432 339
Further informationFax: 01296 392 599
EligibilityYou can become a member if:

- You can't see well enough to read ordinary books (you do not need to be registered blind or partially sighted) and live in the UK or another EU country

- You have dyslexia or another disability that makes it difficult to use books and live in the UK
CostsThere is a one-off administration fee (or a lower fee for Young Calibre) to join the library, but there are no subscription charges or other on-going fees for the service.

Record last updated: 01 March 2017