Georgia Libraries for Accessible Statewide Services (GLASS) is now Georgia Library Service for the Blind & Print Disabled! We have the same great services with a new name & look that better reflect what we do. Learn more about the change: https://georgialibraries.org/gls-qa/

About Us

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 4:00pm 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


Follow the link to the COVID-19 and GLASS: Updates page.  We will place any new information on this page.  Currently we are not offering walk-in hours, stay tuned for any updates.