New Memory collection

Published on 24 January 2023

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The West Torrens Library Service is highlighting a range of collections that can benefit people living with dementia and memory loss along with their carers.

The Memory Collection includes books from various topics and diverse reading levels and is tailored to people living with dementia and the people who care for them. It includes items that can assist with personal development, wellbeing, provide information on how to address certain issues, and stimulate and engage people living with dementia. 

The Memory collection includes but is not limited to:

  • Non-fiction books on an array of topics,
  • Short fiction books, such as on folktales, myths, poetry,
  • Books that are highly illustrated with colour photographs,
  • Books for reading aloud,
  • Local history books and biographies of famous people written in an easy to understand style/format,
  • Audio books,
  • Magazines, music and DVDs.

Loan conditions:

  • two or four week loan period depending on the item
  • two renewals are possible on eligible items.

View the Memory collection.

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