CNIB Library Partners


CNIB Library Partners Program

If you or someone you know has difficulty reading print due to a disability, contact the Library for information on the CNIB Library Partners program.

This service provides access to CNIB resources like audio books, e-text, Braille and other formats including books, newspapers and magazines. There is a variety of materials for all ages and interests.

People with the following disabilities may qualify:

  • Visual Disabilities: including severe or total impairment of sight or the inability to focus or move one’s eyes.
  • Learning Disabilities: impairment relating to comprehension or perceptual disabilities.
  • Physical Disabilities: the inability to hold or manipulate a book.

If you or someone you know could benefit from this service, please contact the library at (780) 524-3033 for more information. You can also visit the CNIB website at http://www.inca.ca/en

CELA - The Centre for Equitable Library Access also provides services to people with print disabilities and is a Free service. Check out their website at:

http://iguana.celalibrary.ca/iguana/www.main.cls?surl=CELA-Home