Other Equipment

Assistive Listening

This technology allows the hard-of-hearing to independently increase the volume and improve the clarity of a live lecture or any audio sound source in a room, using a headset. Available: Snell Library Room 120.

Audio Cassette Player

An audiocassette player is available to play back some of the assistive technology tutorials. Available: 119 SL

Closed Captioning

Many of our VHS, laserdisc, and DVD titles have closed captions. Captioned videos can be viewed in designated carrels on the first and second floor of Snell Library. View a list of closed captioned videos and dvds from our collection.

Closed Circuit Display

Magnifies and projects any object or text onto a TV monitor screen for users who are visually impaired. Available: 119 Snell Library (SmartView 2 5000)

Height-adjustable tables

118 and 119 Snell Library.

Talking Books

A digital talking book player with a sample tape and relatedinformation is available for persons with disabilities. This equipment is borrowed from the Perkins School for the Blind.
Location: 119 Snell Library

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