Library:Help for People with Disabilities/Lam Library
Commerce and Business Administration
604-822-9400 (information); 604-822-9399 (reference)
A helpful floor-plan is available electronically at http://lambranch.sites.olt.ubc.ca/files/2014/03/CLC-L2-and-L3_2014.pdf.
Designated handicapped parking: near the bookstore or Main Library. Visitor parking: Fraser River and West Parkades. Assigned parking is available through UBC Parking and Transportation, at user request.
Building and Library entrance
From the Main Mall (near White Spot): up the ramp and through the heavy doors. The library is on Level 2 and may be reached by elevator.
A normal-sized elevator with brailled buttons inside. A similar elevator, inside the library, accesses the upper level.
Library catalogue and computers
All Library web computers are at table height.
There are regular photocopiers on the main floor, in the copy-room.
The nearest public telephones are: 2nd floor Koerner adjacent to the elevators and Main floor Scarfe (Education building) to the right (north) of the library entrance.
Standard width between stacks, but not especially good for turning (80-90 cm).
There are unisex accessible washrooms on each floor.
Drinking fountains are split-level and well recessed.
- The areas of refuge are clearly marked.