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Assistive Technology Videos



Video Magnifiers

To view a short video about video magnifiers choose one of the following links.

Video on Video Magnifiers: Part 1

Video on Video Magnifiers: Part 2


Braille Transcribing Software and Braille Embossers

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Braille Writing Devices

To view a short video about different braille writing devices, please click on one of the following links.

Perkins Brailler

Large Cell Brailler

Mountbatten Brailler

Unimanual Brailler

Slate and Stylus

Extension Keys


Tape players/recorders

To view a short video about tape recorders and talking books choose one of the following links.


Books on CD/Digital Talking Book Players

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Talking and Large Print Calculators

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Talking Dictionaries

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Screen Magnification Technologies

To view a short video about screen magnification hardware choose one of the following links.


Screen Magnification Software

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Screen Reading Technology and Refreshable Braille Displays

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Scanning and Specialized Optical Character Recognition (OCR) Systems

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Stand-alone Reading Machines

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Accessible PDAs

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Optical Devices

To view a short video about optical devices choose one of the following links.


Non-optical Devices

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