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Accessibility and services for disabled people

Ruffilli Central Library ensures accessibility and services for disabled people.


Users with mobility impairments can access the Library by using the stairlift at the entrance. To contact the Library staff, ring the bell or call 0543 374001.

To communicate with the Library staff you can request a walkie talkie at the Information Desk.

Two reserved cloackroom lockers are available to store bags and overcoats.

The Library pages, as well as the University website, are implemented in compliance with the current provisions on the accessibility of websites.


An accessible workstation has been set up at Ruffilli Central Library to process learning material for students with certified disabilities.

The Library cooperates with the other University libraries in relation to the specific needs of institutional users with disabilities and in collaboration with the Disabled Students Service.

The Library grants the extension of the loan terms to institutional users with certified disabilities.

All the students of the University of Bologna with certified disabilities can receive documents not available in Ruffilli Central Library, on loan or in copy, from other Italian or foreign libraries. The service is free of charge.

In the Library there are Braille copies of some textbooks available for loan. To view the list, enter "braille" in the search field of the Library Book Catalogue and choose Materiale documentario from the box on the right "Naviga tra i risultati".