St. Augustine's Library

St. Augustine's Church, Otley Road, Bradford, West Yorkshire BD3 0DF

01274 721 064

staugustines.library@bradford.gov.uk

www.bradford.gov.uk/libraries

Guide Last Updated: 30/08/2016

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Access Guide

  • The venue is situated outside the centre of the town or city.

  • The venue is not situated on a road which has a steep gradient.

  • The nearest mainline station is Bradford Forster Square.

  • Monday 14:00 - 19:00.

  • Tuesday 09:30 - 12:30.

  • Wednesday Closed.

  • Thursday 14:00 - 19:00.

  • Friday Closed.

  • Saturday 09:30 - 12:00.

  • Sunday Closed.

  • The venue does not have its own car park.

  • On street marked Blue Badge bays are not available.

  • The convenient dropoff point is located on St. Augustine's Terrace

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  • There is not level access into the venue.

  • The main doors open both ways.

  • The doors are double width.

  • The doors are heavy.

  • The door opening is 140cm (4ft 7in) wide.

  • There is a second set of doors.

  • The doors open both ways.

  • The doors are double width.

  • The doors are heavy.

  • The door opening is 140cm (4ft 7in) wide.

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

  • The ramp or slope is located off St. Augustine's Terrace.

  • The ramp or slope is moderate.

  • The ramp or slope is permanent.

  • The width of the ramp or slope is 140cm (4ft 7in).

  • There are steps to access this area / service.

  • There is / are 11 step(s) to the area / service.

  • Lighting levels at the steps are bright.

  • The steps are not clearly marked.

  • The steps are deep.

  • The steps do have handrails.

  • The handrails are on the left going up.

  • The ramp is used to overcome the steps.

  • There is level access to reception from the entrance.

  • The reception desk is high height.

  • Lighting levels are bright.

  • There is not a hearing assistance system.

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  • There is level access to the service.

  • Lighting levels are bright.

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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.

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  • There are accessible toilets within this venue designated for public use.

  • The toilet is for the sole use of disabled people.

  • The accessible toilet is 15m (16yd) from the accessible entrance.

  • The accessible toilet is located next to the internal library entrance.

  • 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 dimensions of the accessible toilet are 160cm x 220cm (5ft 3in x 7ft 3in).

  • There is a lateral transfer space.

  • As you face the toilet pan the transfer space is on the left.

  • The lateral transfer space is 75cm (2ft 6in).

  • The tap type is lever.

  • There is not 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 are mirrors in the accessible toilet.

  • 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 55cm (1ft 10in).

  • There is a hand dryer.

  • The hand dryer is not placed higher than 100cm (3ft 3in).

  • There is not a towel dispenser.

  • There is a toilet roll holder.

  • The toilet roll holder is not placed higher than 100cm (3ft 3in).

  • There is a sink.

  • The sink is placed higher than 74cm (2ft 5in).

  • The sink is 85cm (2ft 9in) high.

  • The contrast between the walls and floor is fair.

  • Lighting levels are bright.

  • Wall mounted and drop down rails are not available.

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  • Standard toilets are available.

  • The female toilets are located next to the internal library entrance.

  • The female toilets are 15m (16yd) from the accessible entrance.

  • Inside the venue, there is level access to the female toilet.

  • Lighting levels are bright.

  • The male toilets are located next to the internal library entrance.

  • The male toilets are 15m (16yd) from the accessible entrance.

  • Inside the venue, there is level access to the male toilet.

  • Lighting levels are bright.

  • Baby change facilities are not located within the venue.

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  • Staff do not receive disability awareness / equality training.

  • Documents are not available in Braille.

  • Documents are not available in large print.

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

  • The photo shows the ramp used to overcome the steps in front of the entrance.

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