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Sponsor/Parent Agency:Queens Borough Public Library
Address:89-11 Merrick Blvd., Central Library Jamaica NY 11432
Telephone(s):(718) 990-0746. Social Sciences Division Tel:(718) 990-0761.
World Wide Web: http://queenslibrary.org/index.aspx?section_id=5&page_id=50
Description:Special Services coordinates library programs and services to older adults and people with disabilities for the Queens Borough Public Library. These services include: assistive equipment for people who need auditory or visual enhancement to use library materials; outreach to adults in institutions; audiotaping of materials unavailable through Library for the Blind; staff training on serving customers with special needs; a TDD; and telephone information and referral. Special and ongoing programs concerning disabilities or aging are presented throughout the branches and Central Library.
Hours:Mon - Fri, 9 am - 9 pm; Sat, 10 am -5:30 pm; Sun 12 - 5 pm.
Fees/Methods of Payment:Free
Access for People with Disabilities:Wheelchair accessible; sign-language interpreted.
Services Offered:Libraries, Outreach Programs,
Languages Offered:American Sign Language,
Target Groups(By Need):Deaf, Disabilities, People with, Older Adults, Visual Impairments,