Customers with Disabilities

Tasman District Libraries are committed to a policy of equal opportunities for disabled customers.

 This page lists the facilities we have available for disabled customers.

  Richmond Motueka Takaka Murchison
Wheelchair access to the building Yes Yes Yes Yes
Talking books Yes Yes Yes Yes
Read-aloud e-resources (available via library website and catalogue) Yes Yes Yes Yes
Adult literacy material Yes Yes Yes Yes
Wheelchair accessible toilets Yes Yes Yes  
Adjustable height issue desks Yes Yes Yes  
Smart Viewer for those with visual impairment Yes      
Lift access to the meeting rooms on the first floor Yes      

Disability is understood in the broadest sense. In addition to mobility and sensory impairment it includes mental health problems, specific learning difficulties and medical conditions which impact on day-to-day activities.

Related Links

www.tasman.govt.nz newzealand.govt.nz