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Organization: Oakville Public Library - Woodside Branch - Special Services  
Phone Numbers: 905-815-2042
Fax: 905-815-2024
Email: jennifer.north@oakville.ca
Website: www.opl.on.ca/services/special-needs
Address:
Woodside Branch Library
1274 Rebecca St
Oakville, ON
L6L 1Z2
Intersection: Third Line and Rebecca St
Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible    Wheelchair Accessible
Hours: Visit Branches for branch hours
Executives: Lynn Horlor - Chief Executive Officer
905-815-2031
Public Contacts: Jennifer North - Branch Supervisor
905-815-2042 ext 5042
Andra Steele - Manager, Customer Experience
Service Description: A branch of Oakville Public Library which offers a variety of services for anyone who requires help accessing the collection including:

Homebound Delivery Service
  • home delivery of library materials to those who cannot access the library services in the conventional manner

Talking Book Service
Registration for this service is restricted to persons who have a print disability due to:
  • visual impairment
  • physical handicap
  • perceptual problem
  • learning disability

Special Reading Aids
  • Kurzweil Reading Machines available at Woodside * also at Central and Iroquois Ridge branches
  • ZoomText: a screen magnification software that allows customers to view the library catalogue and the internet in large print available at Woodside * also at Central and Iroquois Ridge branches
  • SmartView: a magnifier that enhances all reading materials (magazines, newspapers, photographs, bills ) is available at the Woodside Branch only
  • VictorReader: a Daisy disc player

Through a partnership with the CNIB/CELA library, Woodside is able to access the collections and services of the CNIB/CELA library on behalf of CNIB/CELA clients and Special Services customers. Collections of the CNIB/CELA library include Braille, Talking Books and magazines, electronic text and descriptive videos.

Fees: None
Application: Call or visit
Eligibility / Target Population: * Oakville resident
* eligibility varies by service
Languages: English * Interpretive Services
Area Served:
Oakville  
See Also: Libraries and Resource Centres

This information was last completely updated on October 4, 2018

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