Disability support

Access to the Main Library is via an accessibility ramp located on the right side of the front entrance opposite the Library lawn.

There are lifts available to all levels at the Main Library, Law Library and Paddington Library. 

For convenience, accessible water bubblers are available in the lift lobby of all levels of the Main Library.

Refer to Kensington campus accessibility map for access to parking and toilets. 

Services

Students who have registered with Disability Support Services can obtain the following general services if required:

  • individual Library tours
  • assistance with using Library resources both online and print
  • assistance with retrieving items from shelves
  • assistance with photocopying

To request these services, submit an Ask a question form. Please select Disability support request in the drop down menu under Enquiry Type in the General Enquiry section.

Assistive technology centre

Students who have registered with the Disability Support Services can access the assistive technology rooms available at:

  • Main Library (Level 2, room 207)
  • Law Library (Level 1, room 113)

All equipment in the room is managed and serviced by the Student Equity and Disabilities Unit. Equipment includes:

  • computers, printer and scanner with large print display monitors and accessories
  • telephone for internal calls
  • ergonomic desks and chairs
  • work bench
  • lockers

Accessible and ambulant toilets

Wheelchair accessible toilets are available at each Library. An ambulant toilet is available in most women’s and men’s toilets in the Library.

Main Library

Accessible unisex - Level 2, 3, 4.
Ambulant women - Level 2, 3, 4, 6, 8.
Ambulant men - Level 2, 3, 5, 7, 8, 9.

Law Library

Accessible unisex - Ground Level.

Paddington Library

Accessible unisex - Block A - Basement Level, next to Library entrance.

Need more help?

Disability Support Services
Phone: +61 2 9385 4734

Library Help Zone
Phone: +61 2 9385 2650

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