There are 20 Assistive Technology (AT) computers installed with extra specialist software, such TextHelp Read&Write, Audio Notetaker and ZoomText. Some Assistive Technology (AT) PCs have restricted access on them. See 'Locations' below to see where the resticted and open access AT PCs are located.
Check that the AT sticker is on the computer to make sure it has specialist assistive software on it.
Some AT PCs are restricted to registered users only. The message below will appear if you on a restricted access AT computer when you log in. It may also have a Restricted label attached. You can email firstname.lastname@example.org to see if you are eligible to access these PCs.
All AT computers contain the following assistive software:
Restricted Access Assistive Technology (AT) PCs (disabled student access)
Open Access Assistive Technology (AT) PCs
Dragon Blue Cabinet Laptops
We have a number of laptops that have Dragon (Speech Recognition software) installed. The laptops are not AT computers but are installed with a selection of AT software: Dragon, MindView, MindGenius, Inspiration, ClaoRead, and IncludeMe.Laptops are available for loan through our self-service facility for up to 3 hours. When you return the laptop, ensure to connect it to the charger. If a Laptop is not fully connected to the power cable and the locker door fully locked, the Laptop will remain on your account and fines applied as this prevents other students from borrowing it.