Services for Our Customers with Special Needs

The Warren-Newport Public Library complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Patrons needing an accommodation for a disability are asked to contact the administrative office at 847/244-5150 at least 48 hours in advance.

Homebound Service

Patrons physically unable to visit the library or the bookmobile can request library materials be delivered to their residence. Homebound Services will schedule the delivery and pickup of materials with each patron requesting this service.

Large Print Books

The library has hardcover and paperback large print books for adults and children. A large print edition of Reader’s Digest magazine is also available. This collection includes nonfiction, general fiction, mysteries, romances, westerns, biographies, recent bestsellers, and more. Titles not owned by the Warren-Newport Public Library may be available through interlibrary loan.

Magnification Software

This software magnifies whatever is on the computer screen, including the Internet and online catalog.

Electric Scooter/Wheelchair

Library visitors with limited mobility can use an electric scooter to get around the library when needed. It is easy to use and comes with a front basket. The library also has a non self-propelled wheelchair for patron use. Ask at the checkout desk.