GCC student uses interpreting services in a classroom.

Assistive Technology

Glendale Community College provides many assistive technology tools that students with disabilities can use while on campus.

Technology at Main campus

In HT-1: Kurzweil 3000 and Scanner, Zoom Text.
In the Library: Kurzweil 3000, CCTV for magnification of images.
In the Library (L116): Video Phone f/t Deaf (the remote is available for check-out at the East Circulation Counter).

Technology at North campus

In the Library: Kurzweil 3000 & Scanner, CCTV.
In Testing Services: Video Phone f/t Deaf.
If you need assistive technology software not currently available on campus, please contact Disability Resources & Services. 

Assistive Technology Links

If you wish to purchase assistive technology software and equipment for personal use, you'll find additional information at the websites below. Many offer free trials and demos. GCC does not specifically recommend any particular company or product. Please conduct your own research and review of products and prices.

Washington.edu Assisted Technology for College Students

Text to Speech Software

Readingmadeez.com

Natural Reader.com

Kurzweil 3000 at kurzweiledu.com

Kurzweil demos: Complete Overview

Kurzweil demos: Bringing a PDF into Kurzweil 3000

Kurzweil demos: Scan Print Text into Kurzweil 3000

Screen Reading Software for Users with Low Vision

JAWS demo

ZOOMTEXT demo

Notetaking

Livescribe.com - record and sync notes

PenRecorderPro.com

Reading Pen

Apps

http://dyslexiahelp.umich.edu/tools/apps#college

http://www.ncld.org/students-disabilities/assistive-technology-education/apps-students-ld-organization-study

http://www.bw.edu/resources/disability/Great_Apps_for_College_Success.pdf

Audio Books

Audio Books for Free

Learning Ally (yearly membership)

Contact:

Building: Testing & Disability Resources (TDS) - 100
Phone: (623) 845-3080
Fax: (623) 845-3273
Email: drsfrontdesk@gccaz.edu
Hours of Operation:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 8:00am - 5:00pm
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Friday 9:00am - 4:30pm
VP f/t Deaf: (480) 525-6472