The libraries at Bournemouth University are accessible for students with restricted mobility and are equipped with public lifts and some adjustable desks.
Help and advice
Please ask at the Library Help Zone if you would like help finding items on the Library Catalogue, locating them on the shelves, lifting them down, photocopying etc. - our staff are more than happy to help!
Need to convert a file to a more accessible format?
SensusAccess is a self-service system that allows students and staff to convert files into many different formats, including digital Braille, MP3, Daisy and plain text.
Conditions of use
You can make an accessible copy if you own the copyright (e.g. it's your own work), have permission from the copyright holder, if the copyright has expired, or if it's for someone with a print disability. If it’s for someone with a print disability you need to agree that:
- the copy won't be shared with others
- you can't find a commercially available version in an appropriate format.
- you abide by the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act, 1988, Section 31A (Disabled persons: copies of works for personal use).
For further advice, please contact the Library Copyright Adviser.