State Library of Queensland Public Library Development has materials available for loan to Queensland public libraries. These include:
- talking books for people with a print disability
- large print books
- captioned videos for use by people with a hearing impairment
- Narkaling kits - these are books and audio-cassettes at slow speed narration for adults and children
To borrow a bulk loan of these items for your library, please use the Bulk Loans online form and remember to provide as much background information as possible.
Home library services are provided to people who, through reasons including disability, illness and limited mobility are unable to access public libraries in person. To see what Queensland public libraries provide this service check the Services spreadsheet in the latest Statistical Bulletin. For more information see the ALIA Guidelines for Australian Home Library Services.
External resources for services to people with a disability, including adaptive technologies, with links to more information.
Answers to frequently asked questions about the disability-related collections and services available to Public Libraries.
Online resources and information regarding providing services to clients with a print disability.
Links to relevant legislation, government resources and policies regarding services for people with a disability.