NLS Patron Program

Starting on August 11, 2022, NLS Patron Engagement Section will offer a monthly program called The Many Faces of BARD.  The program will occur on the second Thursday of every month at 7:00 p.m. Eastern Time.

Each meeting will cover one aspect of BARD usage and will include two components; a brief presentation and a Q&A session. Future topics will be announced in the meetings. The first presentation will provide an overview of all of the available BARD products.

These sessions are open to all patrons. They can be joined by going to  on a computer or calling 1-669-245-5252. The full Zoom information is listed below. To call into a session, participants must use the telephone numbers provided here for rather than the regular Zoom telephone numbers.

When you enter the meeting room you will be on mute, and should remain on mute unless the host calls on you to speak. You can unmute by using Alt-A from a computer or star 6 if dialing in by phone.

Join Zoom Meeting

One tap mobile: US: +16692545252,,1611161911# or +16468287666,,1611161911#

Meeting URL:

Meeting ID: 161 116 1911

Passcode: 489758

Join by Telephone

For higher quality, dial a number based on your current location.

Dial: US: +1 669 254 5252 or +1 646 828 7666 or +1 669 216 1590 or +1 551 285 1373

Meeting ID: 161 116 1911

International numbers

Join from an H.323/SIP room system

H.323: (US West) (US East)

Meeting ID: 161 116 1911

Passcode: 489758


Passcode: 489758

Skype for Business (Lync)

All Many Faces of BARD programs will be recorded. If you do on wish to be on the recording, please refrain from speaking.

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