Mon. – Fri., 9 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
“LIBRARY-BY-MAIL” Program: receive the following items via the mail at NO CHARGE*
• Books and Magazines, including large print
• Books on CD and Playaway digital audiobooks
• Music CDs
• Movies on DVD
*For qualifying homebound/handicapped Mahoning County residents
Services and Equipment for the Blind and Physically Handicapped
Bar magnifiers are available as reading aids to Special Delivery patrons.
Special Delivery also takes applications for the free federal Talking Book Program of the Library of Congress, created for individuals who can no longer read or hold print materials. Special Delivery distributes Talking Book players as part of the federal government’s Talking Book Program administered by the State Library of Ohio. Two regional libraries for the blind deliver the actual recorded books.
Descriptive Videos for the Visually Impaired
Descriptive Videos help visually disabled or blind individuals to enjoy and understand movies by enhancing the visual action and the movie’s dialogue with a voiceover which describes and explains the scene.
Share with Your Group
Special Delivery librarians are available to speak to groups and organizations about Special Delivery services and to register qualified individuals for Library-by-Mail services.