Accessibility

Services

Queen's University Library is committed to an inclusive community with accessible goods, services, and facilities that respect the dignity and independence of persons with disabilities.

The Library offers services, technology and accessible spaces for students, faculty and staff with disabilities. Many of these resources are provided by the Adaptive Technology Centre (ATC), located in room 120, Stauffer Library.

The ATC offers:

  • An Adaptive Technology Lab with specialized software, assistive devices and computers
  • Adaptive technology training and support
  • Assistive devices available for loan
  • Library and course materials in accessible formats
  • Extended book loans and stack retrieval
  • Quiet study space
  • The office of the Queen’s University Accessibility Coordinator

For detailed information on how to access these services, please visit the Adaptive Technology Centre website.

Facilities

Please consult each location for information about accessible facilities:

Website Accessibility

Our website conforms to WCAG 2.0 (Level AA). Please see the Section 14, Accessible websites and web content documentation for more information..

Students studying at a table
Notice: Replacing fire alarm panel in Stauffer Library Wednesday February 22

On Wednesday February 22 between 8 am and 5 pm the fire alarm panel in Stauffer Library will be replaced.

In order to do this the accessible rotunda entrance will need to be temporarily closed between approximately 8:15 am and 3:30 pm. 

Katie Charboneau
Congratulations to Katie Charboneau on winning the Steve Cutway Accessibility Award

During her time at Queen's, Katie Charboneau, Artsci’11, worked to change attitudes on campus, and helped bring attention to physical barriers.

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Specialists

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