About the Library Using the Library
About the Library
Using the Library
The Centre for Equitable Library Access (CELA), is Canada’s comprehensive accessible reading service, providing books and other materials to Canadians with print disabilities in the formats of their choice. A national not-for-profit organization, CELA is fully funded to serve 97% of the estimated 3 million Canadians with print disabilities in partnership with member public libraries and we offer a digital-only service to those in non-funded areas. CELA provides access to 800,000 professionally produced titles to provide people with print disabilities with a quality library experience.
Middlesex County Library partners with CELA to offer our patrons access to books, magazines, newspapers and described videos in a choice of formats including audio, braille and accessible eBooks.
Access to the CELA collection is available to people who are unable to read conventional print due to a disability, which includes:
Please note that patrons can self-declare their need to utilize the CELA collection, no documentation is required.
Once registered, you can utilize the collection in a number of ways:
Visit the CELA website for more information.