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Accessibility Support Services: Eckhardt Gramatté Music Library

Eckhardt Gramatté Music Library Accessibility

Library Information

Location

Eckhardt-Gramatté Music Library

T257 Taché Arts Complex

136 Dafoe Rd.

Winnipeg, MB

R3T  6B3

Google Map: Eckhardt-Gramatté Music Library

 

Collection

The Eckhardt-Gramatté Music Library contains books, periodicals, musical scores, sound recordings, and video recordings to support teaching and research in the Desautels Faculty of Music.

Telephone

204-474-9567 (service desk)

Home page

http://libguides.lib.umanitoba.ca/music

Building Access Information

Summary

  • The Eckhardt-Gramatté Music Library is very accessible to wheelchair-users.
  • In rare cases, there may be obstruction and narrowing of pathways from book stacks, booktrucks, and study carrels.

Assistive Technology

Hardware

  • none

Software

  • none

Building and library entrance

Parking

  • There is no designated accessible parking for street parking. The Helen Glass Parkade has accessible parking. Closest public parking is at F Lot and H Lot.

Building and library entrance

  • Main entrance has good wheelchair access.
  • There are accessible building entrances on the east and west wings of the Taché Arts Complex.  Enter at ground level, then proceed to the elevator and go to the 200 level.  The library is a short distance down the hall from the elevator, in the centre of the Complex.

Elevator

  • There are two elevators in the building, one each in the east and west wings.

 

Facility Access Information

Library catalogue and computers

  • Public computers are located at tables that are not height-adjustable but may accommodate some wheelchairs.

Book stacks

  • Book stacks are easily accessible in a straight line from the library entrance.
  • Aisles are 48” wide, and stack height is 90”.

Computer Labs

  • none

Photocopiers and Print Stations 

  • Located in the library.  The photocopy/print room is wheelchair accessible

Washrooms

  • Closest washrooms are located on either side of the library, immediately opposite the elevators
  • Most washrooms in the Taché Arts Complex are accessible

Public telephones

  • There are no payphones in the Taché Arts Complex.