Mississippi College

Leland Speed Library

Services to Persons with Disabilities

Policy

Leland Speed Library follows university policies in providing access to information sources and services to persons with disabilities who require assistance. Students may view these policies in the student handbook, Tomahawk; copies of this publication are available during registration and in the Student Affairs office. Persons with disabilities who wish to inquire about services available in the library or who require extensive assistance are advised to send e-mail to Susan Newman, or call 925-3916. To inquire about accommodations for students with disabilities on the Mississippi College campus, call  925-3354.

Entrance

The entrance on the north side of the library, bordered by Monroe Street on the east, is accessible.

Elevator

All three floors of the library are accessible by an elevator. Elevator controls are at wheelchair level and have braille and sound indicators.

Restrooms

Restrooms on the second floor (main floor) can accommodate wheelchairs.

Water Fountains

A water fountain at wheelchair level is available on the main floor.

Reference and Research

Reference Librarians provide assistance with print and electronic sources.

Microforms

Assistance with microform equipment and materials is available in the microform area.

Photocopy

Assistance with photocopying is available in the photocopier area.

Circulation and Reserves

If special assistance is needed checking out or returning books or using materials on reserve, contact the Circulation Desk or Reserves Desk. Assistance with retrieving materials from the stacks is available from the staff at the Circulation Desk on the second floor (main floor).
Circulation Desk: 925-3906
Periodicals/Reserves Desk: 925-3429