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
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