Clifton Explore Library
Rawcliffe Lane, Clifton, York YO30 5SJ
01904 552 662
Guide Last Updated: 18/04/2017
Monday 14:30 - 17:30.
Tuesday 10:00 - 17:00.
Wednesday 10:00 - 17:00.
Thursday 14:00 - 19:00.
Friday 10:00 - 17:00.
Saturday 10:00 - 13:00.
The venue is situated outside the centre of the city.
This venue is situated in York.
The venue is not situated on a road which has a steep gradient.
There is a bus stop within 150m (164yds) of the venue.
The nearest mainline station is York.
The venue does have its own car park.
Parking is free for all users.
The car park is at the back of the venue.
The car park type is open air/surface.
There are 2 designated parking bay(s) within the car park.
The dimensions of the designated parking bay(s) are 350cm x 490cm (11ft 6in x 16ft 1in).
The nearest designated bay is 25m (27yd) from the main entrance.
The furthest designated bay is 27m (30yd) from the main entrance.
The route from the car park to the entrance is accessible to a wheelchair user with assistance.
The car park surface is tarmac.
There is a dropped kerb / non stepped access from the car park to the venue.
The patron does not have to cross a road.
The car park does not have a height restriction barrier.
This information is for the entrance located to the front of the building.
There is not level access into the venue.
The main doors open towards you (pull).
The doors are double width.
The doors are heavy.
The door opening is 164cm (5ft 5in) wide.
There is a ramp or slope to access this service.
The ramp or slope is located in front of the entrance.
The ramp or slope is easy.
The ramp or slope is permanent.
There is a level landing at the top of the ramp.
The reception desk is 7m (22ft 12in) from the main entrance.
There is level access to reception from the entrance.
The reception desk is medium height.
The desk does not have a lowered section.
Lighting levels are bright.
There is not a hearing assistance system.
There is level access to the service.
Motorised scooters are allowed in public parts of the venue.
The lighting levels are medium.
This library does not have a regular supply of books in Braille.
This library does have a regular supply of books in large print.
This library does have a regular supply of books in audio format.
There is an ordering service.
The library does not have computers with accessible software.
Auxiliary aids are not available for computer users.
There are accessible toilets within this venue designated for public use.
The toilet is not for the sole use of disabled people.
There is Braille , tactile and pictorial signage on or near the toilet door.
This accessible toilet is 4m (4yd 1ft) from the main entrance.
This accessible toilet is located to the right as you enter.
There is level access to this accessible toilet.
This is a unisex toilet.
A key is not required for the accessible toilet.
The door opens outwards.
The door is locked by a twist lock.
The width of the accessible toilet door is 85cm (2ft 9in).
The door weight is heavy.
The dimensions of the accessible toilet are 160cm x 215cm (5ft 3in x 7ft 1in).
There is a lateral transfer space.
As you face the toilet pan the transfer space is on the right.
The lateral transfer space is 85cm (2ft 9in).
There is a dropdown rail on the transfer side.
There is a flush on the transfer side.
The tap type is lever.
There is a mixer tap.
The emergency alarm is fully functional.
Disposal facilities are not available in the cubicle.
There is not a coat hook.
Wall mounted rails are available.
As you face the toilet the wall mounted grab rails are on both sides.
There is not a shelf within the accessible toilet.
There are mirrors.
Mirrors are placed at a lower level or at an angle for ease of use.
The height of the toilet seat above floor level is 43cm (1ft 5in).
There is a towel dispenser.
The towel dispenser cannot be reached from seated on the toilet.
The towel dispenser is placed higher than 100cm (3ft 3in).
The towel dispenser is 130cm (4ft 3in) high.
There is a toilet roll holder.
The toilet roll holder can be reached from seated on the toilet.
The toilet roll holder is placed higher than 100cm (3ft 3in).
The toilet roll holder is 103cm (3ft 5in) high.
There is a wash basin.
The wash basin cannot be reached from seated on the toilet.
The wash basin is not placed higher than 74cm (2ft 5in).
The contrast between the external door and wall is good.
The contrast between the internal door and wall is good.
The contrast between the grab rails and wall is good.
The contrast between the drop down rails and wall is good.
The contrast between the walls and floor is good.
The lighting levels are medium.