Kathryn A. Martin Library

Services for Patrons with Disabilities

The Library offers facilities and services to assist patrons with disabilities. UMD students requesting assistance will want to register with UMD's Disability Resources office.

Services offered include:

Adaptive technology is available in rooms 122, 124, and 126 with a variety of software and hardware as listed below:

Room L122: 

Hardware:

HP Compaq 6000 Pro with 22" widescreen LCD, Epson V600 Scanner, headset with microphone.

Software:

Dragon Naturally Speaking v11 (speech recognition), Duxbury v11.1 (text to braille for embossing), ET Brailer (writes in grade 1 and 2 Braille single or double-sided on 14X11 paper), Inspiration v8.0 (diagramming and outlining for visual learners), JAWS v15 (screen reading), Kurzweil 3000 v12 (scanning, writing, editing, and reading), Kurzweil 1000 v12 (scanning, writing, editing, and reading), Read and Write Gold (scanning, editing, and reading), Victor Reader Soft v2.0 (reads talking books), and Zoomtext 10 (screen reader and magnifier).


Room L124:

Hardware:

Apple IMac (3.2 GHz Intel Core i3) with a 21” widescreen LCD, trackball, scanner, headphones with microphone.

HP Compaq 6000 Pro with 22" widescreen LCD, Epson v600 scanner, headset with microphone.

Software: 

Dragon Naturally Speaking v11 (speech recognition software), Duxbury v11.1 (text to braille for embossing), ET Brailer (writes in grade 1 and 2 Braille single or double-sided on 14X11 paper), Inspiration v8.0 (diagramming and outlining for visual learners), JAWS v15 (screen reading), Kurzweil 3000 v12 (scanning, writing, editing, and reading), Kurzweil 1000 v12 (scanning, writing, editing, and reading), Read and Write Gold (scanning, editing, and reading), Victor Reader Soft v2.0 (reads talking books), and Zoomtext 10 (screen reader and magnifier).


Room L126:

Hardware:

HP Compaq 6000 Pro with 22" widescreen LCD, Epson V600 scanner, headset with microphone.

Software:

Dragon Naturally Speaking v11 (speech recognition software), Duxbury v11.1 (text to braille for embossing), ET Brailer (writes in grade 1 and 2 Braille single or double-sided on 14X11 paper), Inspiration v8.0 (diagramming and outlining for visual learners), JAWS v15 (screen reading), Kurzweil 3000 v12 (scanning, writing, editing, and reading), Kurzweil 1000 v12 (scanning, writing, editing, and reading), Read and Write Gold (scanning, editing, and reading), Victor Reader Soft v2.0 (reads talking books), and Zoomtext 10 (screen reader and magnifier).


Get help with software or access from Disability Resources or

Jacob (256 Kirby Student Center), 218-726-8217, access@@d.umn.edu.

Report any problems to the ITSS Lab Consultant located at: front desk, TechCenter, or Lib 124 when consultant is on duty. For more information or to request service, contact:

Charlene Brown
218-726-8539

Kathryn A. Martin Library | 416 Library Drive | Duluth MN 55812-3001
Phone: 218-726-8102
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Last modified: September 30, 2014
Library Site Coordinator: Kathryn A. Martin Library  

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