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Services for Persons with Disabilities

WSU Libraries offers services and materials for library users with disabilities.

Assistive Technologies

Assistive Technology for Learning Disabilities

 

Text magnifier:  Microsoft Magnifier
Public computers in all libraries

Screen Reader:  Narrator
Public computers in all libraries

Other public workstation Ease of Access features
Windows 7 Ease of Access Center

Computer with large screen monitor
Health Sciences Library on 1st floor

Kurzweil Reader
Holland and Terrell Libraries Reference area, 1st floor


Kurzweil 3000
Public computers in all libraries, get signon information from Access Center

Earphones
Media Materials and Reserves (ground floor, Holland and Terrell Libraries)

Group study rooms with whiteboards
10 group study rooms in Terrell Library can be reserved at http://calendar.libraries.wsu.edu/booking/groupstudy ; whiteboard markers can be checked out at the Circulation Desk, 1st floor

 

Assistive Technology for Physical Disabilities

 

Computer, wheelchair accessible on height-adjustable table
Holland and Terrell Libraries Reference area on 1st floor; ask Reference Librarian for help with adjustment

Trackball
Holland and Terrell Libraries Circulation Desk, 1st floor

On-screen keyboard
Public computers in all libraries


Other public workstation Ease of Access features
Windows 7 Ease of Access Center

 

Assistive Technology for Visual Impairment

 

Text magnifier:  Microsoft Magnifier
Public computers in all libraries

Screen Reader:  Narrator
Public computers in all libraries


Other public workstation Ease of Access features
Windows 7 Ease of Access Center

Computer with large screen monitor
Health Sciences Library on 1st floor

Kurzweil Reader
Holland and Terrell Libraries Reference area, 1st floor

Kurzweil 3000
Public computers in all libraries, get signon information from Access Center

Magnifying glass
Holland and Terrell Libraries Reference Desk, 1st floor

Magnifying glass on stand
Holland and Terrell Libraries MASC [Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections] on the Ground Floor
Owen Science & Engineering Library, Reference Area on 1st floor


Video magnifier, Clearview Class (Human Ware Inc.)
Owen Science & Engineering Library, 1st floor

Video magnifier, Spectrum (Optelec)
Holland and Terrell Libraries, Reference Area, 1st floor

 

Assistive Technology for Hearing and Speech Impairments

 

Other public workstation Ease of Access features
Windows 7 Ease of Access Center

TDD phone - Telecommunications Device for the Deaf
Holland and Terrell Libraries, 1st floor hallway between the old and new libraries

Earphones
Media Materials and Reserves (ground floor, Holland and Terrell Libraries)

Visual notification:  SoundSentry and ShowSounds
Public computers in all libraries

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