Additional learning support & the Library

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 using mySearch, 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. Please see video guide to using SensusAccess below. 

Conditions of use

Please see UK government guidance.

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 you have a print disability. If you have a print disability you need to agree that:

For more information on useful apps see D&A: Diversity and Ability resources.

For further advice, please contact our Additional Learning Support team or Library Support.