Assistive Technology

We offer a range of assistive technologies to help those with impaired vision, dyslexia, learning difficulties and motor impairment to use library computers. Please contact us to discuss your requirements.

The equipment and software we have includes

•JAWS for Windows - for use with MS Office software, email, internet

•screen adapting software - iANSYST readable magnification software - Dolphin Supernova and JAWS

•screen reading software - JAWS and TextHELP!

•scanning and text-to-speech software

•reading and numeracy software - Clicker4, TextHELP! and Wordbar

•keyboards with big keys, high visibility keyboard stickers and on-screen virtual keyboard

•mouse alternatives - Kingston large format trackball and ergonomic joystick mice

We also offer training in JAWS.