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Accessible Technology Room

Case-Geyer room 555D contains two workstations equipped with adaptive technology hardware and software to aid our users. The room is locked but users may check out a key at the Circulation Desk on Level 3.

Computer station with monitor, document scanner, high contrast keyboard, and headphone with mic.

The PC workstation is equipped with:

  • 24" high resolution monitor
  • ZoomText Large Print Keyboard
  • ZoomText Magnifier/Reader version 10
  • Sennheiser PC131 headsets (headphones and microphone)
  • Dragon NaturallySpeaking Pro voice recognition software, 12
  • ABBYY FineReader Pro 11
  • Kurzweil 1000 v. 13 with MP3 for visually impaired
  • Kurzweil 3000 for Windows for individuals with learning disabilities
  • Inspiration 9 for mindmapping

The iMac workstation is equipped with:

  • 27" high resolution monitor
  • ZoomText Large Print Keyboard
  • Sennheiser PC131 headsets (headphones and microphone)
  • Dragon Dictate 2 voice recognition software
  • ABBYY FineReader Express
  • Kurzweil 3000 for Mac for individuals with learning disabilities
  • Inspiration 9 for mindmapping

A scanner is available for conversion of printed text to digital. The installed software can then read the text for the user.

2 Bose QuietComfort® 2 Acoustic Noise Cancelling® headphones and 4 High quality USB microphones are available for checkout at the Circulation Desk on Level 3.

Please contact Lynn Waldman, Director of Academic Support and Disability Services, for more information on availablity of services at Colgate.

If the computer is malfunctioning, please contact Debbie Krahmer at dkrahmer@colgate.edu for help, or contact the helpline for assistance.

Library Services for Persons with Disabilities

 

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