40 West 20th Street10011 New York , NY
New York US
The Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library, part of The New York Public Library, serves patrons who are eligible to borrow braille and special format audio books from the National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped (NLS) in the five boroughs of New York City and Long Island. In addition to library materials, we offer onsite art, entertainment, technology, and educational programs. Visitors have free access to assistive technologies, including screen reading software, screen magnification software, CCTVs, a braille embosser, Kurzweil software, and a Scannar machine.
Facility Access Information
All restrooms are accessible
Segways Not Allowed
Sitting Area Location:
Two communal tables with 6 chairs each are located on the first floor. Two communal tables with 7 chairs each are located on the second floor.