Access to LSC-University Park's Assistive Technology (AT) Lab (B12.804, inside the Student Learning Resource Center) services and equipment is determined on an individual basis through the review of a student's disability documentation by the campus' Disability Services Manager.
Partial List of Programs/Hardware Available in AT Lab
JAWS (Job Access With Speech) - comprehensive screen reading program
Zoom Text Program & Keyboard - magnifies the computer screen for visually impaired users
Dragon NaturallySpeaking - voice recognition program transcribes spoken words
Read and Write Gold - reads PDF, Word Documents, and website, and has a variety of writing tools including grammar and spelling checkers.
The TOPAZ® XL - uses a high definition camera to magnify documents
Sonocent - digital note-taking software, allows the user to organize notes, and compile images and presentation into one file.
Partial List of Equipment for Check Out
Digital Recorders/Talking Calculators
Services for Alternative Formats
Students who are qualified by the Disability Counselor for alternate formatting of books must provide the staff with:
An accommodations checklist to verify eligibility,
A copy of the schedule of classes for which the books are needed,
And a receipt for the purchase of a print copy of the books.