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Services for People with Disabilities

Mobile Library Services

If you can’t come to the library, find out how the library can come to you in our mobile library services

Sign Language Interpretation Service

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You can request sign language interpretation for library programs. Please get your request in early as we need sufficient notice. To arrange for an interpreter ask at your local branch or call 416-393-7100 (teletypewriter only).

Special Needs Status for Fines Exemptions

People with disabilities may apply to have fine exempt status in accordance with the Circulation and Collection Use policy.

Fill out an Application for Special Needs Status (PDF) form.

Telephone Device for the Deaf (TTY)

This telephone device allows callers to communicate through typed messages.

Talk to the library using TTY, call 416-393-7030.

Use a TTY in library or ask a question about these branches:
North York Central Library – 3rd floor information desk: 416-395-5596
Toronto Reference Library on the main floor.

You can also call through Bell Relay Service (BRS) 711, with your TTY.

Ask Accessibility Services

  • Email
  • Phone
    416-393-7099
    416-393-7100 TTY