Osborn Road, Fareham, Hampshire PO16 7EN
0300 555 1387
Guide Last Updated: 19/04/2016
Monday 09:30 - 19:00.
Tuesday 09:30 - 17:00.
Wednesday 09:30 - 17:00.
Thursday 09:30 - 19:00.
Friday 09:30 - 19:00.
Saturday 09:30 - 16:00.
The venue is situated within the centre of the town.
This venue is situated in Fareham.
The venue is not situated on a road which has a steep gradient.
There is not a bus stop within 150m (164yds) of the venue.
The nearest mainline station is Fareham.
The venue does not have its own car park.
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 moderate.
The ramp or slope is permanent.
There is a level landing at the top of the ramp.
The reception desk is 3m (9ft 10in) 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 medium.
There is a hearing assistance system.
The type of system is a fixed loop.
Staff are trained to use system.
There is level access to the service.
This venue does not play background music.
Motorised scooters are allowed in public parts of the venue.
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 on tape or disc.
There is an ordering service.
It takes approximately 7-14 days to process an order.
The library does have computers with accessible software.
Auxiliary aids are available for computer users.
A large text keyboard, large rollerball mouse and height adjustable table is / are available.
Equipment available for people with a visual impairment includes Dolphin SuperNova.
There is a lift for public use.
The lift is located to the right after you enter.
The lift is a standard lift.
The floors which are accessible by this lift are G-1.
The lift is 10m (32ft 10in) from main entrance.
Staff do not need to be notified for use of the lift.
The clear door width is 72cm (2ft 4in).
The dimensions of the lift are 107cm x 143cm (3ft 6in x 4ft 8in).
There are not separate entry and exit doors in the lift.
There is a mirror to aid reversing out of the lift.
The lift does have a visual floor indicator.
The lift does have an audible announcer.
The controls for the lift are within reach for a wheelchair user.
The lift controls do have Braille markings.
The lift controls do have tactile markings.
The lighting level in the lift is medium.
There are accessible toilets within this venue designated for public use.
The toilet is not for the sole use of disabled people.
There is tactile and pictorial signage on or near the toilet door.
The accessible toilet is 16m (17yd 1ft) from the main entrance.
The accessible toilet is located opposite the lift on the ground floor.
There is level access to the 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 locking handle.
The width of the accessible toilet door is 87cm (2ft 10in).
The door weight is light.
The dimensions of the accessible toilet are 150cm x 270cm (4ft 11in x 8ft 10in).
There is sufficient turning space in the cubicle for a wheelchair user.
There is a lateral transfer space.
As you face the toilet pan the transfer space is on the left.
The lateral transfer space is 70cm (2ft 4in).
There is a dropdown rail on the transfer side.
There is a flush on the transfer side.
The tap type is sensor.
There is a mixer tap.
There is a functional emergency alarm available.
Disposal facilities are 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 48cm (1ft 7in).
There is a hand dryer.
The hand dryer cannot be reached from seated on the toilet.
The hand dryer is not placed higher than 100cm (3ft 3in).
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 140cm (4ft 7in) high.
There is a toilet roll holder.
The toilet roll holder can be reached from seated on the toilet.
The toilet roll holder is not placed higher than 100cm (3ft 3in).
There is a sink.
The sink can be reached from seated on the toilet.
The sink 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 bright.