How do I join RNIB's libraries, including Talking Books and Overdrive?

We offer a wide range of reading material in a format to suit you, from Talking Books to braille and giant print.

RNIB Library

RNIB Library is the largest in the UK for people with sight loss, offering fiction and non-fiction books in audio, braille and giant print for adults and children.

You can also borrow braille and giant print sheet music. To join for free, visit the RNIB Online Shop or fill out our Library Application form (Word, 63 KB) and email it to or post it to:

PO Box 173

Alternatively, call us on 0303 123 9999 and join over the phone.

All readers receive support from our experienced library team and you can enjoy New Books, our bi-monthly listing of new titles, in the format of your choice.

RNIB Talking Books

Our flagship audio book service is home to the UK's largest collection of unabridged audio books on DAISY CD and USB stick. For more information and how to sign up, visit Talking Books.

RNIB Overdrive

RNIB Overdrive is a digital library for Talking Books, Talking Magazines and podcasts, which can be downloaded and listened to on a variety of devices including computers, smartphones and tablets. For more information, visit RNIB Overdrive.

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