We are committed to ensuring our services are accessible to all community members. We provide a variety of assistive devices for use both in the library and at home. You can check out large type books and audiobooks. Can't make it to the library? You can sign up for our Homebound Delivery. We can also make accommodations for people with disabilities who are interested in attending library events.


Use Assistive Devices in the Library

Ask our Technology Center staff for assistance finding and using these devices.

Vision Aids

  • Intellikeys keyboard to use with a computer
  • Adjustable hands-free full page magnifier with a 7" x 10" lens
  • Merlin Enhanced Vision magnifier
  • IZoom Magnifier Software available on a laptop
  • Dragon Naturally Speaking Software convert your voice to text. Available on a laptop.

Hearing Aids

  • Pocketalker personal sound amplifier

Mobility Aids

  • BigTrack Trackball mouse to use with a computer
  • Motorized cart

tech takeout webUse Assistive Devices at Home

All devices are available at the Technology Center Desk.

Vision Aids

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SmartView Versa

Handheld magnifier may also connect to television


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Electronic magnifier to connect to your television


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Personal reading assistant reads text you scan by word or by line


Books for Low Vision Readers

Have trouble reading small print? Try one of our books from the following collections:

  • Large Print, both fiction and nonfiction
  • Audiobooks on CD and Playaways
  • Downloadable ebooks and audiobooks

Get Library Materials Delivered to Your Home

We deliver books, CDs, DVDs, and other library materials to your home if you are unable to come to the library due to a physical disability or other mobility issues. You may sign up to receive homebound delivery both on a temporary basis or long term. Find out more on our Homebound Delivery page.


Attend a Library Event

If you plan on coming to an event or program and need special accommodations, please contact us five days before the event at 630/887-8760 ext. 243.