Is assistive equipment available for use at KCLS libraries?

Assistive devices to help accommodate individuals with disabilities are available for use at select libraries.

Xerox Reading Edge

  • For those with a vision impairment, learning disability, and English language learners
  • Scans and reads aloud the text of printed materials
  • Available for use at the Bellevue Library

Magnification Equipment

  • For those with low vision
  • Scans and magnifies the text of printed materials
  • Available for use at the Bellevue, Fairwood, and Vashon Libraries.
  • All libraries also have handheld magnifiers for in-library use, available by request

Hearing Loops