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Libraries Get on the Same Page to Provide a Better Borrowing Experience

Libraries Get on the Same Page to Provide a Better Borrowing Experience

Library users in Digby, Shelburne and Yarmouth counties should notice a big difference in how they access their public library. A consortium of eight of the nine regional libraries have created a new online service called “Same Page”. Same Page provides access to almost a million items, including eBooks, magazines, audiobooks, learning materials, and much more. Library users are able to manage their accounts better, request materials, keep track of their reading, and find suggestions on what to read next. “This was in direct response to public demand for a new library experience with as few...

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Latest technology arrives for those with print disabilities

Latest technology arrives for those with print disabilities

Western Counties Regional Library has acquired the latest reader technology, providing better support and services for those with print disabilities. As of Tuesday, July 26, the Victor Stratus DAISY readers can be borrowed by any library user who self-identifies as having a print disability. DAISY readers will read a variety of formats such as .txt, ePub, .html, Mp3 and DAISY.

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