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Location, Hours, Contact Information and Holidays


We are located on the first floor of the Michigan Library and Historical Center building two blocks west of the State Capitol between Allegan and Kalamazoo Streets.

Braille and Talking Book Library
Bureau of Services for Blind Persons
702 West Kalamazoo Street
P.O. Box 30007
Lansing, MI 48909-7507


8 a.m. to 10 a.m., Monday thru Friday (phone only)
10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday thru Friday (phone and walk-ins)

Toll-free (800) 992-9012
Local: (517) 373-5614

In-state fax: (800) 726-7323
Out-of-state fax: (517) 373-5865



We are closed on all Michigan state government holidays

Days Closed in 2014: 

Wednesday, January 1 (New Year's Day holiday)

Monday, January 20 (Martin Luther King Day)

Monday, February 17 (President's Day)

Monday, May 26 (Memorial Day)

Friday, July 4 (Fourth of July)

Monday, Sept 1 (Labor Day)

Tuesday, November 11 (Veteran's Day)

Thursday and Friday, November 27 and 28 (Thanksgiving)

Wednesday and Thursday, December 24 and 25 (Christmas)

Wednesday, December 31


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