Disability Access & Inclusion Plan 2019-2023

Libraries and archives represent an essential part of any community’s social infrastructure and are centres for communication, research, learning and culture. One of the important qualities of these institutions is that they provide an environment where all members of society can feel welcomed. Libraries and archives can play a pivotal role in the lives of people with disability by facilitating their participation in society.

The State Library of Western Australia and the State Records Office of Western Australia are committed to ensuring that people with disability, their families and carers have the same opportunities, rights and responsibilities enjoyed as others to access the services and facilities provided by these organisations.

A new joint plan for the agencies is now available:


If you require any further information or if you require the plan in an alternative format, you can:

This page last updated on 24 May 2023