Britannia Mill Library (Derby)

Is there easy access to the Britannia Mill Library?

The Library is on the second floor of the Britannia Mill building. It can be accessed using the central stairway or by one of the two accessible lifts (no key required).

Are there any accessible toilet facilities?

There is an accessible toilet located outside the Library entrance opposite the lifts.

What computers and assistive software are available?

There are computers, printers and scanners available.

All student computers have Windows 10 installed which has inbuilt assistive features

All computers have Apps Anywhere with the following programs:-

All student computers come with QuickScan which can be used to assess learning styles. Student Wellbeing Service (SWS) may refer students to complete a Specific Learning Difficulty (SpLD) assessment using this software. Further advice is available from the SWS.

Also available on specified computers:-

Please ask a member of staff if you want advice about these.

There is currently 1 height adjustable workstation and there will be another in the Green Zone in May 2018

What assistive accessories are available to use in the Library?

The following equipment is available on request:-

What assistive equipment can I borrow?

The following equipment is available for loan by students with Support Plans.  You will need a form completed by a disability advisor from the Student Wellbeing Service

Equipment includes:-

What photocopying facilities are there?

There are multifunctional devices (MFDs) providing photocopying and scanning facilities. Materials can be enlarged or copied onto coloured paper - please ask a member of staff if you need help with this.

What facilities are there for users with hearing aids?

An induction hearing loop is available at our library counter for users with a hearing aid

Who can I contact for more information about the Britannia Mill Library?

Mark Butterworth