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First Nations Communities Read 2020

(September 25, 2020)

The 2020 winners of the First Nations Communities Read award have been announced! Read more about the contest and winners, and check out our collection of the winners and other nominees!

Exciting Staffing Changes at NNELS!

(September 3, 2020)

The BC Libraries Co-op and the National Network for Equitable Library Services  (NNELS) are excited to share some big staffing news! Read all about it, here!

Executive Summary & Calls for Justice from National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls Final Report in accessible formats

(June 10, 2020)

NNELS is honoured to announce the release of the Executive Summary & Calls for Justice from the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls Final Report. Read more about the process, 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.

  • "A mother bear shares with her cubs how to be grateful for all they have in the natural world. The Bear's Medicine shows the interconnectedness of all things in the world they...
  • "A bold and profound work by Haudenosaunee writer Alicia Elliott, A Mind Spread Out on the Ground is a personal and critical meditation on trauma, legacy, oppression and...
  • Out beyond the Enclaves, in the desolation between the cities, an Indian flyer has been downed. A chip encoded with vital secrets is missing. Only Gahzee can venture forth to find...

New Anti-Racism Collection