Library

The Vision Australia Library opens up a world of Audio and Braille books, newspapers, magazines and podcasts for people who:

  • are blind or have low vision;
  • are unable to hold or manipulate books;
  • are unable to focus or move eyes e.g. MS, stroke, severe arthritis; or
  • have a perceptual disability e.g. dyslexia or a visual processing disorder.

Use your library number/email and password to login. Forgotten these? Call 1300 65 46 56 or email library@visionaustralia.org


In Conversation 'We've Got This: Parenting with a Disability' June 8, 2022

The Vision Australia Library is proud to announce its second In Conversation for 2022: We've Got This with editor Eliza Hull and disability advocates and proud parents, Ben and Leah van Poppel. 

In the recently published We've Got This, twenty-five parents who identify as Deaf, disabled or chronically ill discuss the highs and lows of their parenting journeys. Our In Conversation with Eliza, Ben and Leah promises to be a moving, revelatory, and empowering evening discussing parenting with a disability.   

Register for In Conversation We've Got This here. 


National Simultaneous Storytime - Family Tree - May 25, 2022

It started with a seed, and that seed was me. And, over time, laughter filled my garden. 

Join your friends from the Vision Australia Library for National Simultaneous Storyimte 2022. Along with libraries and schools across Australia, we'll be reading Josh Pyke's sweet tale Family Tree, singing songs, and telling stories that celebrate family, community and the seasons of life. Register soon to receive your tactile Family Tree activity matching cards in the post.

Register for National Simultaneous Storytime here. 


Join the library

Membership is free and available to people who are blind, have low vision or a print disability.

If you are not a Vision Australia client, to join the library, you will need a referrer who can certify you are a person with a print disability.

Find out more and join the library.  

Books and resources

Library members can access thousands of audio books, magazines, newspapers and podcasts. As well as thousands of Braille and eBraille titles and music Braille pieces. And much more. Find out more about books and resources.

Print access

As a Vision Australia library member, you can request up to 360 print pages of personal information, to be converted to your preferred accessible format such as Braille, audio, large print, tactual graphics or e-text, per financial year.

For more information on accessible format conversions, email printaccess@visionaustralia.org or call 1300 84 74 66.

How to access the library

Members can access the library via the free Vision Australia Connect app on their smart phone, iPad or tablet. Or via your computer, a DAISY player or other compatible device.

Find out how to access the Library.

Feelix Children’s Library 

The Vision Australia Feelix Library helps children learn and develop in a unique way to support literacy. Children from 0-7 years old who are blind or have low vision can become a member and enjoy stories with their parents and siblings, and learn about braille. Find out more about Feelix.

Youth library 

The Vision Australia library has a range of books, resources and services for young people who are blind, have low vision or a print disability. This includes audio books, a copy and reproduction service for academic materials, online databases and more. Find out more about the youth library.

Partner with us

We work in partnership with an extensive range of libraries, aged care facilities, publishers and affiliated organisations to help you access a greater range of books and resources. 

Contact the library

For more information on Vision Australia's Library services call 1300 654 656 or contact the Library for more options.

Library YouTube

Follow Vision Australia's YouTube channel and enjoy our Library playlist with book reviews, webinars and more.