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NOTICE:

Remote library services and resources and virtual tutoring services are available while library buildings are closed. Assistance with all services, including locating print materials or requesting materials be digitized, is available

Instructor support for Blackboard, academic technology tools and teaching questions is available on the teaching resources for the COVID-19 virtual learning period page.  

Disability Support

Gelman 308 (blind individuals)

Gelman 309 (low vision individuals)

Adaptive/Assistive Technology Suite 308 & 309

Gelman 308 (blind individuals)

  • Hardware:
    • Dell Computer with 20" wide screen monitors
    • HP Document Scanner
    • HP Laser Printer
    • Juliette Braille Printer
  • Software:
    • JAWS Professional (screen reader
    • ZoomText Magnifier/Reader
    • Kurzweil 1000 (scans/converts paper text to digital text)
    • Kurzweil 3000 (reading/writing program.  Reads/scans documents and reads web content)
    • Duxbury (for Brailler)

Gelman 309 (low vision individuals)

  • Hardware:
    • Dell computer with 20" wide screen monitors
    • HP Document Scanner
    • HP Laser Printer
    • CCTV (closed-circuit television for document enlargement)
  • Software:
    • JAWS Professional (screen reader)
    • ZoomText (screen magnifier/reader)
    • Kurzweil 1000 (scans/converts paper text to digital text)
    • Kurzweil 3000 (reading/writing program.  Reads/scans documents and reads web content)
    • Dragon NaturallySpeaking (voice dictation software)

If you have questions about, need support with, or desire access to the assistive technologies available within the libraries, please contact Alisa Major, DSS Associate Director of Technology Access at louther@gwu.edu.

 

For special needs in the Gelman Library not addressed by that office, you may contact Robin Delaloye at rdelaloy@gwu.edu.

For information on web accessibility, please see our Accessibility page.

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