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Accessible Covid-19 Information

(Updated every Monday) Everyone should have access to current Covid-19 information. NNELS has produced accessible versions of key charts and graphs, and has compiled links to resources to accessible information that are updated regularly. Check it out the Covid-19 information page here!

Accessible COVID-19 Rapid Testing Instructions

The National Network for Equitable Library Service (NNELS) is pleased to offer accessible COVID-19 Rapid Testing Instructions for blind and low vision individuals in alternative formats. Learn more about the Rapid testing instructions here!

National AccessAbility Week (NAAW) and NNELS

Today launches National AccessAbility Week (NAAW) across Canada from May 29 to June 4, 2022. This year the theme for National AccessAbility Week is “Inclusive from the start”. Learn how this related to NNELS here!

Looking for a Book?

Fulfilling reader requests for books in alternate formats is an important part of what we do! If you live in a NNELS territory or province, you can make requests anytime: log in, search for a book, and you'll find the request form on every page of search results.

Books in accessible formats for Canadians with print disabilities: produced by request, delivered by public libraries, and available across the country.

To get started, please search for your library, contact your nearest librarian, or drop us a line.

  • An inside look at the exciting world of a singer during the Big Band era portrays the memories, characters, music, joys, and sorrows of a great American musical age
  • Avatar Yangchen travels to Bin-Er in the Earth Kingdom where corrupt shang merchants are plotting to extract themselves from the influence of the mercurial Earth King with a...
  • The Phantom's lead mare is injured, and Samantha wants to help her. But she can't call the vet - what if he won't let the mare return to the wild? So Sam starts...

Canada Reads 2022

  • Set on five continents and spanning decades, We Two Alone traces the arc and evolution of the Chinese immigrant...
  • From the widely acclaimed, best-selling author of American War : a new novel—beautifully written, unrelentingly...
  • Born into a basket of clean sheets—ruining a perfectly good load of laundry—Emmeline never quite fit in on...