Accessibility Accommodations

The Hingham Public Library's goal is to provide excellent service to all users. A variety of resources and services are available for people with disabilities.

Resources for the Deaf or Hard of Hearing

  • Closed caption videos and DVDs
  • Telex SoundMate personal listening to enhance listening for users of the Whiton Meeting Room
Resources for the Blind or Visually Impaired
  • Video magnification system
  • Screen magnification software on some computers
  • Audio books on tape and CD
  • Large type books
  • Library website compliant with most screen readers
Resources for Individuals With Mobility Limitations
  • Home delivery of library materials
  • Parking spots reserved for individuals with disabilities
  • Automatic door opening at main entrance
  • Fully accessible building with elevator to all floors
  • Sit-down computer stations