Accessibility - Town of Gravenhurst

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Accessibility

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The library can be approached, entered, and used by persons with physical disabilities. Features include parking lots with pavement markings, automatic door openers, washroom grab-bars, and lift.

Accessible Equipment

  • A large print keyboard
  • Large print software 
  • DAISY player that plays DAISY Talking Books on CD as well as regular CDs
  • Books on CD
  • Downloadable E-audiobooks
  • Downloadable E-books. The settings can be adjusted with the majority of our downloadable e-books to suite personal preferences for text size and typeface
  • Large Print books
  • Many DVDs have the sub-title option
  • Many of our databases, such as Gale Infotrac, PebbleGo, TumbleBooks, and TumbleReadables, offer text to speech capability

Outreach Service

Is your mobility restricted in some way? If so, why not take advantage of the Library's Outreach Service. For more information and to request this service please call the Library at 687-3382

The library also offers monthly outreach to local retirement homes.  If you, or a family member are a part of these communities, please contact the library to have library items delivered to you.  

CELA Daisy Talking Books:

The Gravenhurst Public Library has partnered with the CELA to offer access to the CELA Circulating Library of over 90,000 titles in multiple formats. We are also pleased to offer a rotating collection of DAISY Talking Books that are available in the library. You may also want to try one of our DAISY players.