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Disability Services

Readspeaker allows students to enlarge font, use contrasting colors for text and background, use text-to-speech on articles, and isolate text for less distractions.

Biography in Context - Learn about the people who changed history.

CREDO Reference - Discover background information about the topic you are researching.Link to YouTube video demo

Microsoft Office - Speak - Turn on the text-to-speech feature in a number of Microsoft Office products.

Accessibility Extensions for Google Chrome - University of Wisconsin Green Bay's list of extensions that make items viewed on Google Chrome more accessible.

SARA (Scanning and Reading Appliance)
Picture of SARA, scanning and reading appliance
The SARA will scan a text-based document or page in a book and will read the words aloud. Connected to a screen, it will also display the scanned document in large text.

NWCC Disability Services - Information for our students with disabilities at Northwest.

Library Databases

Databases with ReadSpeaker

Readspeaker allows students to enlarge font, use contrasting colors for text and background, use text-to-speech on articles, and isolate text for less distractions.

Biography in Context - Learn about the people who changed history.

CREDO Reference - Discover background information about the topic you are researching.Link to YouTube video demo

Microsoft Office

Microsoft Office - Speak - Turn on the text-to-speech feature in a number of Microsoft Office products.

Chrome Extensions

Accessibility Extensions for Google Chrome - University of Wisconsin Green Bay's list of extensions that make items viewed on Google Chrome more accessible.

Library Technology

SARA (Scanning and Reading Appliance)
Picture of SARA, scanning and reading appliance
The SARA will scan a text-based document or page in a book and will read the words aloud. Connected to a screen, it will also display the scanned document in large text.

NWCC Disability Services

NWCC Disability Services - Information for our students with disabilities at Northwest.