Ohio Library for the Blind & Physically Disabled

 17121 Lake Shore Blvd.
Cleveland, Ohio 44110-4006
Phone: 216-623-2911
Ohio Toll-Free: 800-362-1262
Email: olbpd@cpl.org
Manager: Will Reed

Twitter @OLBPD


Monday – Friday: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday: CLOSED



The Ohio Library for the Blind and Physically Disabled (OLBPD) is part of the Cleveland Public Library. In partnership with the State Library of Ohio Talking Book Program, OLBPD serves as the Regional Library for the National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped (NLS) of the Library of Congress, and administers a free library program of braille and audio materials circulated to eligible borrowers in the State of Ohio by postage-free mail. OLBPD and the State Library of Ohio Talking Book Program received the 2010 National Library Service Network Library of the Year Award.

Family Fun and Learning Day

Family Fun & Learning Day will take place on Tuesday, July 9, 2019, from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. OLBPD patrons along with their family and friends are invited to attend. For more information or to register for Family Fun & Learning Day which is strongly recommended, please contact OLBPD. More details are also available in the summer edition of the OLBPD Dimensions Newsletter.

Patron Satisfaction Survey

OLBPD patrons are invited to participate in our patron satisfaction survey. The survey is open now until July 31, 2019, and feedback will be used to evaluate our services, how well we perform them, and ways to improve them as we plan for the future.

OLBPD Public Service Announcement

Learn in our our video on Youtube how OLPBD has impacted the lives of many Ohioans.