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Resource Links

Useful Wake Forest Links

University Counseling Center
Student Health Service
Intercultural Center
Writing Center
Math Center
Office of Academic Advising
Campus Life

Other Useful Links

College Reading and Learning Association
Learning Ally (Formally Recording for the Blind & Dyslexic – RFB&D)
Bookshare
Access Text Network
Postsecondary Education Programs Network (PEPNet)
for individuals who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing
Students with Disabilities Preparing for Postsecondary Education:
Know Your Rights and Responsibilities
– U.S. Department of Education

Free and low cost apps and programs to help improve accessibility

Desktop and laptop settings

Making a few changes in your settings can help you improve accessibility

Mac accessibility

https://www.apple.com/accessibility/osx/

PC accessibility

http://www.microsoft.com/enable/

MS Word and Adobe PDF provide built in accessibility (text-to-speech) features.

Other programs and apps

Natural Reader Free text-to-speech program for Windows or Mac available for free download.

Read & Write for Google Chrome A powerful text-to-speech extension on Chrome browser.

Voice Note Free speech-to-text dictation extension for Chrome browser.

Voice Typing in Google docs Type and edit documents in Google docs using just your voice.

Dragon Naturally Speaking Premier voice recognition software. Copies are available to borrow temporarily from the LAC-DS.

iPhone and iPad accessibility Helpful information for phones and tablets.

Android accessibility

Amazon Kindle Books Often have text-to-speech features. Can be used on mobile devices and Kindle readers.