Kedleston Road Library (Derby)

Is there easy access to the Library?

The Kedleston Road Library is entered via the Atrium.  There is a lift for wheelchair access to all floors. The lift is at the front of the library. 

Are there any accessible toilets available?

There are accessible toilets on the lower ground floor, the upper ground floor and on the first floor.

What computers and software are available in the Kedleston Road Library?

There are computers, printers and scanners on all floors. 

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

All student 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 availabel from SWS.

Also available on specified computers in the Library:-

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

There is a height adjustable workstation.

There is also a dedicated study room (Study Room 3) with assistive equipment including:

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 on each floor. Materials can be enlarged or copied onto coloured paper - please ask a member of staff if you need help with this. 

Who can I contact for more information about the Library

Clare Towle