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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.

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

Reading and Literacy Support Apps - University of Maryland, Baltimore County's list of apps and computer software that make reading and literacy 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.

Microsoft Office

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

Reading and Literacy Support Apps

Reading and Literacy Support Apps - University of Maryland, Baltimore County's list of apps and computer software that make reading and literacy 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.