University of Arizona Campus  •  March 14 - 15, 2015  •  9:30am to 5:30pm
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Save the date for 2016!

March 12-13, 2016 (9:30am - 5:30pm)

Disability Related Access

Festival Staff / February 21, 2015

Disability Related Access

  • Accessible restrooms are located in buildings open for the event. A unisex accessible restroom is located in the Main Library, 1st floor near elevator
  • Directional signage has been added to the Mall to assist in locating accessible routes
  • Seating will be provided outside popular venues to accommodate those unable to stand in lines
  • If you have questions concerning access or wish to request accommodations, please contact the Disability Resource Center at (520) 621-3268 Voice / TTY or

Accessible Parking

  • Please refer to the Festival Parking Map
  • Further accessible parking information is available at this link. Note that:
    • Location and number of disabled parking spaces is designated on the colored circles
    • UA disabled parking permit is NOT required on the weekends
    • The 2nd Street Garage is reserved for authors
    • A golf cart shuttle is available from the Cherry and Tyndall garages

Requesting a Sign Language Interpreter

  • To insure the availability of a Sign Language interpreter, please make an online request here or contact Catherine Mazzola at or (520) 626-4471
  • A Sign Language interpreter will be available on a limited basis on-site throughout the Festival. Please inquire at any TFoB Information Booth

Requesting and Obtaining Receivers for Assistive Listening Systems (ALS)

  • Requests can be made for ALS prior to the Tucson Festival of Books by emailing or calling (520) 621-3268 and noting date, time and location
  • There will also be receivers available at Festival presentation locations with ALS signage at the entry. Request your receiver from the designated venue Moderator and return after use.

To rent a wheelchair or scooter prior to the Festival, please contact:

  • Metro Med - (520) 323-9500
Named Sponsors

Arizona Daily Star
University of Arizona

Presenting Sponsors

Banner - University Medical Center

Major Sponsors

Friend of the Festival
Helios Education Foundation
Stocker Foundation
University of Arizona BookStores

Key Sponsors

Cox Communications
Marshall Foundation
Miriam Brucker Trust
Sub-Zero / Wolf and Westar
William and Mary Ross Foundation

Become a Sponsor

Sponsor Information Sheet

To become a sponsor, please email Marcy Euler.

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