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Services for the Disabled

Assistive equipment, services and collections are available for individuals with disabilities.

Physical Accommodations

Accessible parking
Ramp entrances
Power doors
Elevators
Accessible aisles and routes inside the buildings
Adjustable or low workstations
Accessible restrooms and water fountains
Low service desks

Library Programs

Upon two weeks' notice, accommodations will be made for persons with disabilities.

Library Materials

Large-print books
Books and music on compact disc
Playaways
DVDs with closed captioning or audio captioning
Downloadable books, audiobooks and videos

Additional Resources

Homebound Service provides home delivery of library materials. 

Wolfner Library provides free library service to anyone in the state of Missouri who is unable to use standard print materials due to a physical disability. The collection contains over 374,000 volumes in non-print formats, including fiction and non-fiction subjects, as well as magazines, for all ages. 

Newsline–the National Federation for the Blind (NFB) has created a system for transmitting the information in newspapers to people who are blind or visually impaired. Offered by the Missouri Secretary of State's office, Newsline carries information from selected daily newspapers by telephone. 

Please call 314-994-3300 for specific information regarding individual branches.