Accessibility

The Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library welcomes visitors of all abilities and provides many services adapted to the needs of people with disabilities. The SJSU Accessible Education Center also is located on the second floor of the library and is open to SJSU students, staff, and faculty registered with either the Accessible Education Center or the Employment Accommodation Resource Center.

Borrowing Services

  • Proxy borrowing privileges for designated persons to check out or renew library items on behalf of patrons with disabilities are available upon request at the Circulation & Reserves Desk. Call 408-808-2304.
  • You may renew your borrowed Library items by using the Telephone Renewal System at 408-808-2665 or using your online account.
    How To Manage Your Library Account Online, including Renewals
  • Depending on the demand for specific items, extension of the loan period for items may be granted for special circumstances.

Paging Services

  • Library materials will be paged upon request for patrons with disabilities.
  • Patrons may request paging at any service desk
    See Department & Services Contacts
  • A reasonable number of items will be paged based on staff availability and workload

Printing and Photocopying Services

  • Library staff will copy or print a reasonable number of items for persons with disabilities
  • Patrons with disabilities may be asked to leave selections for later copying when there is no time for extended individual attention
  • Request printing & photocopying services at any library service desk:
    See Department & Services Contacts