The library has compiled a list of accessible library services and materials to make visiting the library easier for all persons with physical disabilities

Resources for All Persons with Disabilities

  • Library Program Assistance
    The library accommodates customers with disabilities attending library programs and events. Please call 847-742-2411 to discuss arrangements at least seven days prior to a scheduled event.

Resources for Persons who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing

Resources for Persons with Limited Mobility

  • Library is located on public transportation routes
  • Fully accessible building with electronically-operated front door, drinking fountain, & elevator
  • Home Services had free monthly delivery is provided to anyone who lives in the Gail Borden Public Library District and is homebound due to temporary or permanent illness or disability, or who is unable to visit the library.
  • Adapt-a-lap
    A light-weight portable desk and reading support.
  • Wheelchair & motorized scooters
  • Reference & Telephone services by telephone
  • Telephone & online reserves of materials

Resources for Persons with Visual Impairments