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Contact the NYS Talking Book and Braille Library (TBBL)

Phone and Fax Numbers

  • Toll-free calls: (800) 342-3688
    This number is staffed Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. At any other time, you can leave a message.
  • Local calls (Capital District area): 518-474-5935
  • FAX: 518-474-7041

E-mail Addresses

Mailing Address

Talking Book and Braille Library
Cultural Education Center
222 Madison Avenue
Albany, NY 12230-0001


Generally, TBBL materials are downloaded or mailed. For pick up, please call ahead to order and then pick up TBBL materials curbside or at the Circulation Desk of the Research Library on the 7th floor of the Cultural Education Center.

The Library is closed on New York State holidays.

Last Updated: March 3, 2023