701 Cocoa Avenue, Hershey, PA 17033

(717) 533-6555 library@derrytownship.org

Services for the Blind & Accessibility Resources

Services to senior citizens home-bound or in nursing homes:

Friends Library on Wheels

Any member of staff will gladly assist a patron who would like help to get set up with Library on Wheels, and to locate materials at the Hershey Public Library.

 

Free Library Services from the National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped – equipment and materials.

National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped (NLS) Digital audiobook players. Download an application form.

 

Online Resources and links to websites for assisted devices, information, services, educational resources and funding resources:

Pennsylvania Department of Human Resources Assistive Technology

 

Movies to borrow from the library.

Closed caption DVDs for the hearing impaired. All DVDs in foreign languages in the World Languages Collection and Film Movement DVDs in the regular DVD collection have English subtitles.

 

Materials available at the Hershey Public Library.

The library has a large print fiction, nonfiction, and biography books in the collection.

Audio books to borrow from the library.

Books on CD

MP3 Audiobooks

Borrow a C-Pen Text to Speech Reader

 

Download audio books to a computer or mobile device.

Digital media through Overdrive 

 

More helpful books.

Books about Braille 

Books about Sign Language