Students registered with the Disability Resource Center (DRC) can request access to the Library West Accessibility Studio online. Once DRC students have been granted swipe-card access, the studio is available to them on a first-come, first served basis during the open hours of Library West.
The Accessibility Studio, located on the 3rd floor of Library West, hosts a diverse set of resources to improve accessibility to library materials:
- Assistive Technologies
- Kurzweil 3000 Screen Reader, a reading, writing and study platform designed for people with learning disabilities
- JAWS, a computer screen reading program that allows individuals to read text on a computer monitor using keyboard commands
- MAGic, a computer magnification program that includes a speech output option
- A computer with an adjustable monitor and UF computer lab software
- Large display screen
- AirMedia to project their personal device
- Scanner that will accommodate materials up to 11″ x 17″
- Trackball mouse
- BigKeys keyboard
- Dry erase board
- Private space
For information on the Accessibility Studio, contact the Library West Disability Resource Center Accessibility Liaison, Kaela Ramhit.
For a complete list of accessibility services view the UF Libraries’ Accessibility Services page.