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You can borrow audiobooks on CD, as a playaway or as a digital download. Playaway "is the name of a solid-state prerecorded audio player introduced in 2005 by Findaway World, LLC, based in Solon, Ohio. About the size of a deck of playing cards and weighing 2 ounces, it can store up to 80 hours of audio. As of March 2010, the audiobooks are all produced in high definition audio".
Hamden Library playaway audiobook collection. We have various services from which you can obtain downloadable audiobooks.
Audiobook Award Winners (Audies) 2017 [includes listening samples]
The Award for "Audiobook of the Year"
went to Hamilton: the revolution. By Lin-Manuel Miranda, Jeremy McCarter. Read by Mariska Hargitay, Lin Manuel Miranda, Jeremy McCarter [Intro]. Contemporary Culture. 6 hrs. Unabridged.
Check out this article: Publishers See More Good Times Ahead for Audiobooks. By Shannon Maughan. Publisher's Weekly, Jan 13, 2017