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About GLS

Georgia Library Service for the Blind & Print Disabled (GLS) supports accessible library services in Georgia by promoting the use of assistive technology and by providing accessible reading materials to those who, due to a disability, are unable to read standard print.

Who Is Eligible for the Service?

  • Anyone who is unable to read or handle standard printed materials as a result of temporary or permanent visual or physical disability.
  • Persons who are legally blind or cannot see well enough or focus long enough to read standard print, even with glasses.
  • Persons who are unable to hold or turn pages of print books.
  • Persons who are certified by a medical doctor as having a reading disability.

Hours of Operation

GLS Administrative Office:
Monday-Friday, 8:00am to 5:00pm except on holidays

GLS Readers Advisory:

Phone: 1-800-248-6701 or 404-657-1452
Fax: 404-657-1459

Telephone Hours
Monday – 8am to 5pm
Tuesday – 8am to 5pm
Wednesday – 8am to 5pm
Thursday – 8am to 5pm
Friday – 8am to 5pm

Walk-in Hours at the GLS Atlanta Library:
Monday-Friday, 10:00am to 5:00pm except on holidays