Playfair Library

Old College, The University of Edinburgh, Central Campus, South Bridge, Edinburgh EH8 9YL

0131 650 1000

Guide Last Updated: 09/10/2017

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Access Guide

  • Directional and locational signage for the room(s) is available in upper and lower case lettering that is clearly visible.

  • The corridor outside the room(s) is sufficiently wide enough (150cm+) to allow wheelchair users to pass.

  • There is step free access into the room(s).

  • The door opening width(s) is/are 75cm+ for the room(s).

  • The door(s) for the room(s) is/are not push pad activated.

  • There is not a hearing assistance system for the room(s).

  • There is not a visual fire alarm beacon in the room(s).

  • There is not fixed furniture within the room(s).

  • The clear floor space beneath tables in the room(s) ranges between 72cm and 77cm.

  • The clear floor space beneath tables in the room(s) is 75cm.

  • A height adjustable table/bench is not available.

  • There are no chairs with armrests on both sides within the room(s).

  • There is sufficient space for a wheelchair user to manoeuvre within the room(s).

  • Floor coverings in the room(s) are not even.