Specialist Software & Equipment

Specialist Equipment

  • Induction loops
  • Height-adjustable tables 
  • Big Keys LX keyboards
  • Closed captions video playback (Luton and Bedford Campus Libraries)
  • Optolec Text Magnifier (Luton, Bedford and Aylesbury Campus Libraries)

Specialist Software

Kurzweil 1000

Text/scanner reader for blind or visually impaired customers (available on dedicated PCs)

Mind Genius

Ideas/brainstorming software

Inspiration

Ideas/brainstorming software

ZoomText

Magnification options.  Ability to choose the information you want to read on the screen as you navigate your applications (available on dedicated PCs)

Read and Write Gold

Screen web reader, useful for dyslexic and visually impaired customers and for proof-reading assignments