There are a number of Assistive Technology(AT) computers installed with specialist software, such TextHelp Read&Write, Audio Notetaker and ZoomText.
Check that the AT sticker is on the computer to make sure it has specialist assistive software on it. Click here to see maps of the library buildings and the location of the AT computers.
You can also book a Study Room on the Lower Ground Floor of the Kimberlin Library. The computers in the study rooms are installed with AT software and scanners.
The following AT PCs in the Accessible Study Rooms are restricted to registered users only (you can email email@example.com to see if you are eligible):
To see how you login and access the assistive software on AT computers . Scroll down to the box: How do you access assistive software on the computer.
All AT computers contain the following assistive software:
The following Assistive Technology (AT) Software is available on the AT computers:
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AT PCs are available in the two accessible study rooms (KL00.06 + KL00.07) and the six Individual study rooms (00.08a-00.08f); extra 5 in KL00.09 (on the lower ground floor); 1 in the Learning Development Zone and 1 on the First Floor in the main IT area situated to the right of the IT helpdesk. There is also an AT PC located in the Postgraduate room on the lower ground floor of the Kimberlin Library.
Eric Wood Learning Zone
2 situated to the left of the Building Attendant's desk as you enter.
1 in the PC lab, situated by the fire exit. This PC lab is only accessible by Law students. (The Law Library is situated on the First Floor of the Hugh Aston building).
1 situated in the main PC area.
The library has six bookable Individual study rooms and two Accessible Study rooms (KL00.06 & KL00.07) for registered Assistive Technology users.
The Study Rooms can be booked online by DMU students. Click here to access the online booking system. Your single Sign-On username and password is required. Walk-up bookings may also be made at the door of each study room for available slots.
Make sure to scan your card and enter the room during the first 10 minutes of your booking slot. Otherwise, the booking will cancelled and the time slot will become publicly available again.