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LOCATED IN THE NORTHWEST AREA OF WASHINGTON, DC IS A MUSEUM-LIKE ANNEX OF THE NATIONAL LIBRARY SERVICE FOR THE BLIND.

PORTIONS OF THIS BUILDING ARE OPEN FOR PUBLIC INSPECTION OF THE SPECIAL COLLECTION REFLECTING THE OVER THREE-QUARTER CENTURY HISTORY OF TALKING BOOKS.

FEATURED ARE THOMAS EDISON, HELEN KELLER AND THE 1934 PLAYER EVOLUTION TO CURRENT DIGITAL DEVICE WHICH PRODUCES BOSE-QUALITY SOUND.

FOR PERSPECTIVE, TODAY NLS HAS OVER 20 MILLION NARRATED BOOKS AND NEARLY A MILLION PATRONS.

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