Accessibility services

Your accessibility needs are important to us! The OISE Library works with Access Services at the University of Toronto Libraries to provide resources, support, and specialized services to those who need accomodation.  Please contact the University of Toronto Libraries Access Services to discuss how we can best support you.

OISE Library spaces and resources

The Ground Floor space of the OISE Library includes:

  • An accessible entrance.
  • A CCTV scanner (Video Screen Magnifier) which can be used to enlarge text and adjust contrast.
  • Four sets of headphones for loan at the service desk.
  • A wheelchair accessible PC workstation.  Laptops are also available for four-hour loan at the Service Desk.
  • An accessible washroom.
  • An accessible elevator (the south elevator).

The Mezzanine Level of the Library includes:

  • Five wheelchair accessible study rooms with height-adjustable tables.  Please see Study spaces for additional information.

Members of the public with accessibility needs

Your needs are also important to us.  We can retrieve books and other library items from our collection for you.  We will do our best to accomodate your request within 24 hours. To request retrieval of an OISE Library item please ask in person at the OISE Library Service Desk, call 416-978-1850, or email Lyly Chung.

Additional services and support on campus