AT Software Titles

The following list is a sample of some common Assistive Techology software titles that exist.  It is not meant to be a comprehensive list of all available titles.

For student or staff questions about these products, please contact Disability Support Services


Dragon Naturally Speaking
from Nuance offers speech recognition software.  This software allows one to control a PC through the use of a microphone.

 

Duxbury Braille Translator offered by Duxbury Systems Inc. allows a user to translate a text document into Braille. When used in conjunction with a Braille embosser a user can translate and then print text pages.

Kurzweil 3000 from Kurzweil Educational Systems is a comprehensive reading, writing and learning software solution for any struggling reader, including individuals with learning difficulties, such as dyslexia, attention deficit disorder.  

JAWS by Freedom Scientific is a popular screen reading software. JAWS uses an internal speech synthesizer and the computer sound card to read information from the computer screen aloud.

ZoomText by ai squared is a screen magnification tool.  ZoomText offers a combination of Screen magnification and text to speech.