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Dyslexia Friendly

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Medway libraries stock a selection of dyslexia friendly Barrington Stoke books for children and teenagers.  To find these books use the advanced search option on the catalogue, find the drop down tab, select Publisher and type in Barrington Stoke.

Medway Libraries also stock audiobooks on CD and books in large print for children, teenagers and adults.


Our eLibrary can help.  You can download eAudiobooks and our eBook collection can be read with a range of backgrounds and fonts including a dyslexia friendly font on Android and Apple devices.

Reading rulers

Reading rulers to help those with dyslexia or visual stress to read are available for loan.

Children's books

The children's library includes picture books with QR codes, these can be read with a QR reader app on your tablet, smartphone or computer so that a pre-recorded story can be listened to while you follow on the page.  To find these books search the catalogue using advanced search; Anywhere and type in QR code, change the collection to Picture books.

Local support

Dyslexia House Association is web based charity run by volunteers to provide information for people with an interest in Dyslexia. They cover the Medway, Maidstone, Gravesend, Dartford, Sittingbourne and Isle of Sheppey area

Dyslexia Action are a national charity offering support to people affected by dyslexia.

Library links suggest websites which may offer further help.