Library Services for Students with Disabilities - Special Equipment

The Library aims to make all stock and services readily available to all registered users. There is an on-going commitment to review the library needs of users with disabilities and introduce improvements where appropriate.

Special Equipment, Assistive Technology and Facilities

There is a variety equipment available in the Libraries to help students with disabilities.

Specialist Equipment


Campus Library

CCTV (Closed-Circuit TV) for enlarging print

Available in Jordanstown, Belfast and Coleraine

Networked PC workstation with a range of assistive software and a flatbed scanner

Available in all the campus Libraries

Induction loop system for hearing impaired

Available in all campus Libraries

Student Support disability services can provide training and support for a wide range of Assistive Technology.

Specialist Facilities


Campus Library

Low level networked PCs and library catalogues

Available in all campus Libraries

Low level/modified service desks

Available in all campus Libraries

Group Study Rooms that can be booked for one-to-one study support sessions Available in all campus Libraries

*Coleraine Library: Group Study Room 1 can be booked for individual study by students with a disability. An additional PC for students with a disability is available in the Quiet Study Area