Specialized Adaptive Equipment Loans
The items loaned through Disability Services are provided on a term by term basis. Approval is required and training is available. Please consult with your DS Counselor if there are questions or concerns about the loan process. There are also loans available through the Library for general AT equipment.
These are typically loaded with specialized software or are needed for other specific reasons.
- Dell Latitude 6430u Ultrabook
- Dell Latitude E6420 laptop
- Dell Latitude E6520 laptop
- Dell Precision M6300 laptop
- Dell Precision M90 laptop
Note that the library also has laptops and ipads that can be checked out for use within the library for set windows of time.
Specialized Magnification Options
- LVI Magnilink student addition MLS video magnifer (may be paired with a laptop, or used with a monitor or TV)
- Motic moticam 100 high-resolution live imaging camera (used in labs with microscopes)
The Livescribe Smart Pens and Dot Paper are used to create mulutimedia notes. Loaners are provided on a "try it before you buy it" basis that is limited to a single term.
Note that the bookstores also sell livescribes and supplies which can be purchased with financial aid and that DIsability Services offers training for anyone who wants to attend (students, staff, and faculty).
The Disability Services IPads are for loan to students who experience specific vision impacts that make it important to have a portable CCTV option, zoom and/or text to speech. Loaners are prioritized for those with both alternate format and direct classroom needs.
- 2nd Generation 16GB iPads WiFi only
- 3rd Generation 16 GB iPads with Retina Display and WiFi only
- 4th Generation 16GB iPads with Retina Display and WiFi only
- Ipad Mini 16GB WiFi only
These portable players feature a color touch screen and play materials off of SD cards. They function as authorized Learning Ally players and can be used to access DAISY, HTML, Doc, RTF, TXT, or MP3. Loaners are prioritized for those with alternate format needs who do not have other playback options.