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Adaptive Equipment/Software

There is one Assistive Technology Workstation in Randall Library located on the first floor in the Learning Commons near the maps (map of first floor). This station is available for any UNCW student, faculty or staff member wishing to use the equipment and no appointments are needed. The table is motorized for height adjustment. An additional motorized table is also available for users needing a height adjusted table. It is located directly across from the Assistive Technology Workstation.

Main Assistive Technology Workstation in Randall LibraryThe following equipment is available at the Assistive Technology Workstation:

  • Big Keys LX Keyboard (available upon request at the Learning Commons Help Desk)
  • JAWS
  • Dragon
  • Kurzweil 3000
  • Microsoft Office
  • Scanner
  • ZoomText
  • Access to iPrint

Please save documents to a flash drive, Timmy drive or in your e-mail.

 

This is a picture of ZoomText on a computer

 

 

ZoomText is a screen magnification software program that magnifies text from two to sixteen times in full screen and partial screen zoom windows.  Please see the Learning Commons Help Desk for a copy of the user guide.

 

 

 

This is a picture of text being read by Kurzweil

 
 
 
 
Kurzweil 3000 is also available. This software is used for reading, writing, and learning for students with dyslexia, attention deficit disorder, or other learning difficulties, including physical impairments or language learning needs. A scanner is used in conjunction with the Kurzweil Reader.
 
 
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