Disability-Related Resources & Collections

Description: Libraries and other facilities that offer a range of special collections which provide access to a broad spectrum of general and specialized book and nonbook material as well as reading material in alternative formats. (Adapted from AIRS TJ-4500)

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UT

Orem, UT

800 W. University Pkwy MS 139
Orem, UT 84058
Phone: 801-863-8498
Address: 800 W. University Pkwy MS 139
Orem, UT 84058
Phone: 801-863-8498
Services Provided: Making Equity Count for Classroom Achievement (MECCA) Trainings Resource: library and trainings are for teachers and community groups to promote gender equity, media awareness, inclusion, tolerance and respect for diversity.
Original Source: MedHome Portal
Last Updated: 5/15/2018

Salt Lake City, UT

Organization Name: Utah State Government
Address: 250 North 1950 West Ste A
Salt Lake City, UT 84116
Phone: 801-715-6789
TDD: 801-715-6721
Toll Free Phone: 800-453-4293
Fax: 801-715-6767
Eligibility: Individuals who cannot read regular print because of a visual, physical, or reading disability may apply for service.
Wheelchair Accessible: Complete
Services Provided: Provides materials found in public libraries in formats accessible to the blind and disabled. Books and magazines are available in braille, in large print, on audio cassettes, and on audio digital books.
Original Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 5/30/2019

St. George, UT

1067 East Tabernacle, Ste 10
St. George, UT 84770
Phone: 435-652-2453
Organization Name: Utah State Office of Rehabilitation - Administration
Address: 1067 East Tabernacle, Ste 10
St. George, UT 84770
Phone: 435-652-2453
Fax: 435-673-8983
Eligibility: Deaf or hard of hearing is the primary eligibility requirement for services.
Services Provided: Satellite program of the Division of Services to the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (DSDHH). Provides education, advocacy and accessible support services which enhance the quality of life for people who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing.
Original Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 7/8/2019
25 South 100 West, Suite 104
St. George, UT 84770
Phone: 435-673-3553 x363
Address: 25 South 100 West, Suite 104
St. George, UT 84770
Phone: 435-673-3553 x363
Eligibility: Need
Services Provided: 1. Classes and workshops are offered in parenting, literacy, character development and improving life skills, and parent/teacher training in Student Education Plans (SEP). Lending library, brochures, pamphlets, books, tapes, and videos.
Original Source: MedHome Portal
Last Updated: 3/18/2015

Taylorsville, UT

5709 South 1500 West
Taylorsville, UT 84123
Phone: 801-657-5207
Address: 5709 South 1500 West
Taylorsville, UT 84123
Phone: 801-657-5207
Fax: 801-288-9899
Eligibility: None
Wheelchair Accessible: Complete
Services Provided: Advocates for and provides services which aim to improve the general welfare of the deaf and hard of hearing people in Utah.
Original Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 9/13/2018

Nationwide

Organization Name: Library of Congress
Address: Washington, DC 20542
Phone: 202-707-5100
TDD: 202-707-0744
Fax: 202-707-0712
Eligibility: Physically or visually impaired US residents
Services Provided: This service is free and loans Braille books and magazines, recorded books and magazines, music in large print and Braille, and playback equipment designed for the visually impaired. Available to US residents with physical or visual impairment.
Provider Profiles: Administered nationally through cooperating regional and local libraries.
Original Source: MedHome Portal
Last Updated: 5/30/2018