Accessibility

Wellington County Library wishes to provide service in a format that meets the need of the user or do our very best to source the same.

Public libraries

     19.   (1)  Every obligated organization that is a library board shall provide access to or arrange for the provision of access to accessible materials where they exist. 

(2)  Obligated organizations that are library boards shall make information about the availability of accessible materials publicly available and shall provide the information in accessible format or with appropriate communication supports, upon request.

(3)  Obligated organizations that are library boards may provide accessible formats for archival materials, special collections, rare books and donations.

(4)  Obligated organizations that are library boards shall meet the requirements of this section by January 1, 2013.

(5)  For the purposes of this section,

"library board" means a board as defined in the Public Libraries Act, a public library service established under the Northern Services Boards Act or a county library established under the County of Lambton Act, 1994, being chapter Pr31 of the Statutes of Ontario, 1994, the County of Elgin Act, 1985, being chapter Pr16 of the Statutes of Ontario, 1985, or The County of Lennox and Addington Act, 1978 , being chapter 126 of the Statutes of Ontario, 1978.