Assistive Technology

We offer some assistive devices and technologies for patrons at the Main Library (only).  Assistive technology is not available at the Taft or El Modena Branch Libraries.
Optelec Magnifier on computer screen

Optelec Magnifier


  • Low-vision reader
  • No need to reserve
  • Located near the 2nd floor copy machine (Main Library)
  • Ask for assistance at the Adult Services Desk
Headphones with listening device

Wireless Listening Device


  • For listening assistance at library-sponsored programs in the meeting rooms at the Main Library.
  • Available at the Customer Service Desk
Zoom Text feature on computer screen

Zoom Text


  • Enlarges text on the computer screen
  • Available on a public computer with enhanced keyboard and software
  • Located near the 2nd floor copy machine (Main Library)
  • Ask for assistance at the Adult Services Desk
Walker

Walker

  • Adjustable walker with seat and basket for materials
  • Available in the 1st floor Lobby (Main Library)