Center for Accessibility, District of Columbia Public Library

General Information

Center for Accessibility, District of Columbia Public Library
901 G Street, NW
Room 205D
Washington, DC 20001
(202) 727 2142
DCPLaccess@dc.gov
http://dclibrary.org/services/accessibility

Brief Description

The NLS Regional Library is one of the service functions within the Center for Accessibility of the District of Columbia Public Library.

Staff

Julia Wolhandler, Librarian, DCPLaccess@dc.gov

Services Offered

  • Information and Referral
    • Provides general reference, prepare lists of internet links for health, senior-interest, and hearing impaired resources, and other needs as requested.

  • Library Services
    • Provides talking books, talking book machines, large-print books, audiocassettes, and braille books for blind and physically handicapped persons.

  • Community Outreach Programs
    • Offers book deposit services to institutions (nursing homes, independent living centers, and schools with blind and deaf-blind students). Delivers books to persons with severely limited mobility.