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Koch-Young Resource Center Library

The Koch-Young Resource Center Library is the heart of our information network at Lanterman.

KYRC Library Introduces Live Chat Feature with Reference Librarian

“Do you have a library question?" You can now Live Chat with a reference librarian.

Start chatting in our live chat box on the top of this page to enter into a Live Chat session. In the event that we cannot respond immediately to your question, please provide your name and email address so that we can get back to you with an answer.

Be sure to ask your library questions today!

Search Online and In-Person

Resources including, books, video and audio tapes, periodicals, etc., can be searched online at library.lanterman.org or in-person at the Center.

Staff is available to assist with questions, recommendations and searching for resources. The library also provides the opportunity to conduct independent study on a variety of subjects. Resource materials can be checked out or used on-site in a reading/viewing room.

Watch the Demo | Search the online library catalog

Community Drop-off and Pick-up

If you are unable to come down to the Center for your materials, we can make special arrangements to deliver and pick-up materials through our staff and community drop-off/pick-up locations.

 

Collection Development Policy, Loan Agreements and Resource Consideration Request Forms

 

View the Koch-Young Resource Center’s Collection Development Policy (this policy guides how the Library operates, including partnerships, acquisition procedures, collection maintenance, library loans, donations, etc.) Following are the forms and documents mentioned in the collection development policy:

  • Download the general library loan agreement in English or Spanish (library patrons must submit this agreement with the borrower’s responsibility and liability and the release of liability statements signed in order to borrow items from the library’s general collection.
  • Download the assistive technology loan agreement (in order to borrow any items from the library’s assistive technology collection, patrons must submit this agreement with the borrower’s responsibility and liability and the release of liability statements signed.)
  • Download the form to request consideration of a library resource (use this form to request the library to consider adding a certain resource to our collection)
  • Download the form to request reconsideration of a library resource (use this form to request the library to consider removing a certain resource from our collection)