Available Adaptive Technologies

Adaptive technologies are available for use on the part of students with disabilities at several locations on the SHSU campus and the LSC-University Center.  These technologies include assistive listening devices (i.e., FM amplifiers), CCTV video magnifiers, computers with large monitors, and adaptive software packages, such as the ZoomText screen magnifier/reader, the JAWS screen reader, and the Kurzweil 1000 and 3000 scan/read programs.  The following is a complete listing of these technologies and their locations on the main campus and the LSC-University Center.

 

Counseling Center Adaptive Technology Lab (Lee Drain North Annex)


               2 CCTV video magnifiers

               6 computers

               5 scanners

               FM amplifiers

               ZoomText screen magnifier/reader software on 6 computers

               JAWS screen reader software on 6 computers

               OpenBook scan/read software on 1 computer

               Kurzweil 3000 scan/read software on 4 computers

               Kurzweil 1000 scan/read software on 1 computer

               Dragon Naturally Speaking voice recognition software on 4 computer

               eClipse Reader DAISY CD player software on 1 computer

 

Newton Gresham Library (Reference Area)

 

               1 CCTV video magnifier

               3 computers, 2 with 21-inch monitors

               3 scanners

               1 Braille printer

               ZoomText screen magnifier/reader software on 3 computers

               JAWS screen reader software on 3 computers

               Kurzweil 1000 scan/read software on 2 computers

 

Reading Center (Farrington Building, Suite 109)

 

               Kurzweil 3000 scan/read software on 10 computers

               High-speed scanner

 

Computer Labs

 

ZoomText screen magnifier/reader and JAWS screen reader software on ADA computers in:

 

                Academic Building 2, Room 110 - 2

                Academic Building 4, Room 203 - 2

                CHSS, Room 130 - 4

               Criminal Justice Center, Room A111 -1

               Dan Rather Communication Building, Room 205 - 1

               Evans Building, Room 360 - 1

               Lee Drain Building, Rooms 203 and 407 - 1 each

               Newton-Gresham Library, Room 200 - 2

               White Hall, Room 120 - 4

 

Large monitors available in:

 

               Academic Building 2, Room 110 - 20"

               Academic Building 4, Room 203 - 24"

               CHSS, Room 130 - 24"

               Lee Drain Building, Room 203 - 24"

               Newton-Gresham Library, Room 200 - "24"

 

Adjustable-height desks available in:


               Academic Building 4, Room 203

               CHSS, Room 130

               CJ Center, Room A111

               Evans Building, Room 360

               Lee Drain Building, Room 407

               White Hall, Room 120

 

SHSU - The Woodlands Center (Testing Suite 303 & Computer Lab Room 315)

 

CCTV video magnifiers

Supernova screen magnifier/reader software

JAWS screen reader software

Kurzweil 3000 scan/read software

Kurzweil 1000 scan/read software

Dragon Naturally Speaking voice recognition software

Height-adjustable table



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