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Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

388 SE 6th Ave.Minnesota Braille and Talking Book LibraryFaribault, MN 55021

About

The audio reviewer assures that recorded digital books and magazines are ready for library users. The reviewer listens to a digital recording to insure that it replicates the original text. The audio review is completed after the recording. Training is provided.

On average, one book takes 15 to 25 one-hour reviewing sessions.

Knowledge, skills and abilities:

  • Attentive to detail
  • Comfort with recording technology
  • Ability to check that the audio recording follows the original text and is read accurately and clearly by noting transpositions, omissions, extraneous noise and mispronunciations
  • Ability to verify narration is performed with consistent voicing
  • Complete at least one recording in its entirety

Studio is open Monday to Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

The Minnesota Braille and Talking Book Library (MBTBL), located in Faribault, provides direct library service to pre-school age children to seniors with visual, physical and reading disabilities for whom conventional print is a barrier to reading. Audio reviewers assit in the production of local interest talking books.

Skills

  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Sound Production
  • Reading / Writing

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Multiple sessions, in one hour increments
  • We ask that you finish any project you start. Studio is open Monday to Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

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