Access Guide: Xwi7xwa Library

Location
adjacent to First Nations Longhouse, 1985 West Mall

Collection
supports UBC First Nations Programmes and focuses on First Nations in British Columbia

Phone/Fax/Email
604-822-8738 (information); 604-822-8944 (fax)

Homepage
http://xwi7xwa.library.ubc.ca/

Access Information

Summary

Access-small.png There is wheelchair access from above the Longhouse and Library (West Mall and central campus). Use ramp approach at the south end of the building.

Parking
Two spaces in front of the Longhouse (Lower Mall) are designated for handicapped parking. Paid parking is available in the Fraser River and West Parkades.

Building and Library entrance
Approach the library via or around the First Nations Longhouse, along the planked walkway. There is no signage to the library but it is visible from the road. The library entrance is through a heavy door.

Library catalogue and computers
The terminals are at table-height.

Photocopiers
A regular photocopier is available in the library.

Public telephones
Public telephones are available in the Longhouse.

Bookstacks
The width between stacks is spacious, but the top shelves are high.

Washrooms
There is a private, unisex, accessible washroom with modified public stalls in the library, through heavy doors.

source: http://wiki.ubc.ca/Library:Help_for_People_with_Disabilities/Xwi7xwa_Library