RIDBC Libraries - Royal Institute for Deaf & Blind Children

RIDBC Libraries

Library at Thomas Pattison School

RIDBC Libraries Shared Catalogue

RIDBC Library Policies

  • RIDBC has a number of library collections including toy and picture book collections; school libraries with school-age materials including alternative formats; assessment kits; research collections and journal subscriptions.
  • RIDBC students and staff are able to borrow from these collections.
  • RIDBC school and ELP library resources are not for external loan.
  • Members of the public may access Renwick Centre Library resources only through inter-library loan or by contacting the librarian to make an appointment.

RIDBC Library Contacts

Alice Betteridge SchoolAlternative format collection: tactile, Braille, PCS, large printABS.library@ridbc.org.au
Thomas Pattison and Garfield Barwick SchoolTeacher resources: books, educational games/kits. Non-fiction.02 9872 0363
TPS.library@ridbc.org.au
TeleschoolTeacher’s resources (small collection only), fiction and non-fiction, toys, story aids, games, picture books, vision and signing resources, bilingual resources – ages 0 -1802 9872 0708 Teleschool.library@ridbc.og.au
Early Learning Program (Hearing Impairment)Teacher’s resources (small collection only), toys, story aids, games, picture books, signing resources, bilingual resources – ages 0 -602 9872 0337 ELPHI.library@ridbc.org.au
Hearing HubMACQ, Matilda Rose and Rouse Hill (un-catalogued)HearingHub.Library@ridbc.org.au
VisionEdELP (VI) toy library and children’s books02 9872 0357 ELPVI.Library@ridbc.org.au
RIDBC Renwick Centre/Rydge Family LibraryResearch collection: Journals, books, DVDs, kits, charts, archival materials, kits02 9872 0285 renwick.library@ridbc.org.au