Talking Books players available at library

HOUGHTON – Those who are unable to read standard printed materials can now access a Talking Books player at the Portage Lake District Library in Houghton.

According to a release from the library, the player offers “high-quality sound, advanced navigation, and variable speed controls.” The release said the device, as well as a rotating selection of books, is made available by the National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped. For more information about the player, visit the library or call 482-4570.