Accessibility at Stauffer Library

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. Please consult the Adaptive Technology Centre website for details.

Access to Stauffer Library

The Union Street, University Avenue (north corner), and Albert Street entrances into Stauffer Library are wheelchair accessible. These entrances are equipped with ramps and automatic door openers. See the map of the ground floor of Stauffer Library.


There are three metered accessible parking spaces available on Albert Street at Union Street. For more information, please go to the Queen's Accessibility Hub.

Public Service Desk(s)

The Information Services Desk is accessible.


All of the workstations in the Adaptive Technology Centre are height-adjustable. Additional height-adjustable workstations are located on each floor of the library.


Elevators in the library are wheelchair accessible. Elevators provide access to all floors in the library. Controls inside the elevators are Brailled. A computerized voice indicates which direction the elevator is going and when it is stopping on a floor.


All washrooms in the building are accessible.

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