The Connecticut Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped is a network library of the Library of Congress’ National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped. This service lends books and magazines in recorded formats along with the necessary playback equipment, and materials in braille, FOR FREE, to any Connecticut adult or child who is unable to read regular print due to a visual or physical disability. All materials are mailed to and from library patrons by postage-free mail.

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An application for service must be completed and signed by an appropriate certifying authority. Interested persons can call or write to request an application or program information. An application can be downloaded from:

Hours: The Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped will be open to the public by appointment only.

Location: 198 West Street, Rocky Hill, CT 06067


Telephone: 860.721.2020
Toll Free: 800.842.4516 
Fax: 860.721.2056