Accessibility

We strive to make the library, our collections, and services accessible to everyone in the community. Here are some of the ways we make the library more accessible if you need any accommodations.

Getting help at the library

Any of our staff members will be happy to help you if you need extra assistance while you're here.

Adaptive or assistive equipment

You can use the following devices in the library only:

  • Enlarger with color monitor (4th floor)
  • Enlarger with black-and-white monitor (3rd floor)
  • Hand-held magnifiers (3rd and 4th floor public desks) 
  • Scanning and Reading Appliance (SARA) for the visually impaired
  • Screen magnification software on the fourth-floor database computers. (Note:  It can be installed on any of the public computers on this floor. See Reference desk staff.)
  • Wheelchair for getting around the library

The following items can be checked out of the library. The lending period is eight weeks.

  • Hands-free reading device (Adapt-a-Lap)
  • Portable magnifiers

Our collections

Large print collection

We offer a wide variety of large print books. Look for our large print collection on the 3rd floor. A helpful staff person at the desk will be able to help you find titles.

You can browse our large print collection online.

Audiobooks

We also have a great collection of audiobooks on CD and Playaways on the 3rd floor. You can also download audiobooks to play on a variety of devices.

You can browse our audiobooks online.

Accessible eBooks

If you have a qualifying disability and a library card, you may be eligible to download accessible eBooks through LEAP. Learn more about LEAP.

Programs & events

Coming to an event or program and need any special accommodations? Be sure to let me know.