Ardler Community Library
Ardler Complex, Turnberry Avenue, Dundee DD2 3TP
01382 436 366
Guide Last Updated: 03/05/2018
Monday 09:00 - 13:00.
Monday 14:00 - 19:00.
Tuesday 09:00 - 13:00.
Tuesday 14:00 - 17:30.
Wednesday 10:00 - 13:00.
Wednesday 14:00 - 17:30.
Thursday 09:00 - 13:00.
Friday 09:00 - 13:00.
Friday 14:00 - 17:30.
Saturday 09:00 - 13:00.
The venue does have its own car park.
Parking is free for all users.
The car park is located in East Scotscraig Lane.
The car park type is open air/surface.
Parking spaces for Blue Badge holders do not need to be booked in advance.
There is/are 2 Blue Badge parking bay(s) within the car park.
The dimensions of the Blue Badge parking bay(s) are 330cm x 460cm (10ft 10in x 15ft 1in).
The nearest Blue Badge bay is 59m (64yd 1ft) from the main entrance.
The furthest Blue Badge bay is 64m (69yd 2ft) from the main entrance.
The route from the car park to the entrance is accessible to a wheelchair user with assistance.
Assistance may be required because there is / are slopes/ramps.
The car park surface is tarmac.
There is not a road to cross between the car park and the entrance.
The car park does not have a height restriction barrier.
This information is for the entrance located at the front of the building.
There is not level access into the venue.
The main door(s) open(s) automatically.
The door(s) is / are single (with a locked extension leaf).
The width of the door opening is 87cm (2ft 10in).
There is a ramp/slope to access this area/service.
The ramp or slope is located in front of the entrance.
This information is for the entrance located within the Ardler Complex.
There is level access to the entrance.
The doors opens automatically.
The door is single with a locked extension leaf.
The width of the door opening is 136cm (4ft 6in).
The desk/counter is 1m (3ft 3in) from the library entrance.
There is level access to the desk/counter from the entrance.
The desk/counter is high (110cm+).
The desk/counter has a low (76cm or lower) section.
The lighting levels are bright.
There is level access to the service(s).
There is not a hearing assistance system.
Motorised scooters are allowed in public parts of the venue.
The lighting levels are bright.
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 available for computer users.
A large text keyboard and large rollerball mouse is / are available.
Accessible toilet facilities are available.
The toilet is not for the sole use of disabled people.
There is pictorial signage on or near the toilet door.
This accessible toilet is approximately 5m (5yd 1ft) from the main entrance.
This accessible toilet is located to the left as you enter the Ardler Complex reception area.
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 is heavy.
The dimensions of the accessible toilet are 154cm x 214cm (5ft 1in x 7ft).
There is not 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 right.
The lateral transfer space is 75cm (2ft 6in).
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.
There is not an emergency alarm.
Disposal facilities are available in the cubicle.
There is a/are female sanitary and open waste paper bin disposal units.
There is not a/are not coat hook(s).
Wall-mounted grab 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 is a mirror.
Mirrors are not placed at a lower level or at an angle for ease of use.
The height of the toilet seat above floor level is 45cm (1ft 6in).
There is not a hand dryer.
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 height of the towel dispenser is 110cm (3ft 7in).
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 wash basin.
The wash basin can 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 wall-mounted grab rail(s) and wall is good.
The contrast between the dropdown rail(s) and wall is good.
The contrast between the walls and floor is good.
The lighting levels are medium.
Staff do receive disability awareness / equality training.
A bowl of water can be provided for an assistance dog.
A member of staff trained in BSL skills is not normally on duty.
This service cannot be requested.
Home visits / services are available.