Assistive Technology Resources

Disability Resouces provides several assistive technology workstations on both the St. Paul and Minneapolis campuses. On the St. Paul campus, workstations are located in the O'Shaughnessy Frey Library. A workstation is located in the Keffer Library on the Minneapolis campus. Our assistive technology includes the following:

  • Kurzweil 1000: a reading system that converts printed material into speech, also includes voice command recognition
  • Kurzweil 3000: a reading system which includes visual and auditory presentation of printed materials, scans printed material which appears on the screen and then speaks the on-screen text
  • JAWS for Windows: converts printed material into speech
  • ZoomText: a low vision text enhancer
  • Dragon Naturally Speaking: dictation software that allows you to speak to the computer and the dictated words appear on the screen