Inverness Library

Farraline Park, Inverness IV1 1NH

01463 236 463

inverness.library@highlifehighland.com

www.highlifehighland.com

Guide Last Updated: 21/02/2017

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Access Guide

  • The venue is situated within the centre of the city.

  • This venue is situated in Inverness.

  • 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 Inverness.

  • Monday 09:30 - 18:30.

  • Tuesday 09:30 - 18:30.

  • Wednesday 10:00 - 18:30.

  • Thursday 09:00 - 20:00.

  • Friday 09:30 - 18:30.

  • Saturday 09:00 - 17:00.

  • Sunday Closed.

  • The venue does not have its own car park.

  • There is a car park for public use within 200m (approx).

  • The name of the car park is Old Town Rose Street.

  • The car park is located off Rose Street.

  • On street marked Blue Badge bays are available.

  • The dimensions of the marked Blue Badge bays are 240cm x 440cm (7ft 10in x 14ft 5in).

  • On street Blue Badge parking is located off Margaret Street.

  • Clearly signed and / or standard marked parking bays are not available.

  • There is not a designated drop off point.

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  • 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 away from you (push).

  • The doors are double width.

  • The doors are permanently held open.

  • The door opening is 160cm (5ft 3in) wide.

  • There is a second set of doors.

  • The doors open automatically.

  • The doors are single width.

  • The door opening is 86cm (2ft 10in) wide.

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  • There is a ramp or slope to access this service.

  • The ramp or slope is located to the left of the entrance.

  • The ramp or slope is easy.

  • The ramp or slope is permanent.

  • There are steps to access this area / service.

  • The steps are located in front of the entrance.

  • There is / are 1 step(s) to the area / service.

  • The steps are clearly marked.

  • The steps are medium.

  • The steps do not have handrails.

  • The ramp bypasses the steps.

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  • The reception desk is 5m (16ft 5in) from the main entrance.

  • There is level access to reception from the entrance.

  • The reception desk is low height.

  • Lighting levels are medium.

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  • There is level access to the service.

  • There is not a hearing assistance system.

  • Motorised scooters are allowed in public parts of the venue.

  • Lighting levels are medium.

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  • 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 have computers with accessible software.

  • Auxiliary aids are not available for computer users.

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  • There are not accessible toilets within this venue designated for public use.

  • Standard toilets are not available.

  • Baby change facilities are not located within the venue.

  • Staff do not receive disability awareness / equality training.

  • A bowl of water can be provided for an assistance dog.

  • An assistance dog toilet area can be provided onsite.

  • A member of staff trained in BSL skills is not normally on duty.