Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped

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Accessibility

Fully ADA Compliant

Bus Routes

77, 54C, 54D, 71A, 71C, 82

All bus routes are subject to change. Please visit the Port Authority of Allegheny County for up-to-date schedules.

Parking Options

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Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh’s Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped (LBPH) is a network library of the Library of Congress National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped. The staff of LBPH can answer reference questions about anything from the weather to accessible technology. Staff is also available to discuss the latest bestsellers and favorite authors and to suggest new titles you may enjoy. Our print and electronic collections include large print books, audio described DVDs, audio books and magazines, physical Braille books and downloadable audio and Braille services through BARD.

Events

Latest From the Library

Library Books

Sat., Apr. 22
Libraries, and the study of libraries, are near and dear to me. In fact, I’ve spent the last two years going back to school for a Master of Library and Information Science degree. It’s been a busy and crazy time, but it’s also been very rewarding. One of the perks of the program is that I’ve gotten to read a lot of very cool books…

New Locally Produced Title: Joltin' Joe DiMaggio

Thu., Apr. 20
LBPH is proud to a share a new locally produced title available for loan or download from BARD. Joltin' Joe DiMaggio was narrated in partnership with the Obama Academy and produced and edited by the LBPH Studio Team. Joltin’ Joe DiMaggio Jonah Winter DBC 10048 Bestselling author Jonah Winter and award-winning illustrator James E. Ransome knock it out of the park with this tribute to…

Staff Picks

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Don't Get Scratched

On-screen catfights and femme feuds for viewing enjoyment