Easter Holidays

Lac La Biche County Libraries main branch will be closed on Friday, Mar. 29th-Monday, Apr. 1st, for the Easter holidays, reopening on Tuesday, Apr. 2nd. The Plamondon Branch is closed from Friday, Mar. 29th-Sunday, Apr. 7th. We thank you for your understanding.

Print Disabled Services

The Centre for Equitable Library Access collection includes books in English and French for all ages and interests, including books for preschoolers to adults; classics to bestsellers, biographies, cookbooks, self-help books. Formats include:

  • Bookshare (downloadable titles)
  • Books and magazines in audio, e-text and braille
  • Children’s picture books with braille added
  • Described videos
  • CNIB Daisy CD’s
  • Newspapers in e-Text

The National Network for Equitable Library Service is an online public library for people who require information in a format other than traditional print. Formats include:

  • Daisy
  • E-Text
  • MP3
  • PDF

Our Services and Special Loans

  • Assistance with accessing this materials on a mobile phone or tablet
  • Block loan of Daisy titles at both branches
  • Process special Daisy CD orders
  • Sansa Clip+ pre-loaded with requested titles
  • USB keys pre-loaded with requested titles
  • Victor Readers (for Daisy CDs)

Who Qualifies for these Services? Someone…

  • Who is blind or has low vision
  • With a learning disability that significantly interferes with reading
  • With a physical disability that significantly interferes with reading
  • With Autism, intellectual disabilities, ADHD, hearing loss

Please contact the main branch at 780-623-7467 if you have any questions regarding eligibility or wish to sign up for these services.

Accessibility Features of the iPad

Accessibility Features IOS document provides a summary of the different accessibility features available on the iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch and the basics of their use.