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Additional Resources for Students with Disabilities

On-Campus Resources

Assistive Technology

Assistive Technology refers to products, devices, or equipment that can assist individuals with disabilities with their educational activities and independence. Below is a list of the assistive technology products that are currently available for students with disabilities at OSU-Oklahoma City.

Assistive Listening Devices are available for students who are hard-of-hearing through the Disability Services and Diversity Office.

DaVinci Magnifier with Text-to-Speech Function

The DaVinci is an independent piece of assistive technology hardware that scans printed material, such as books, magazines, etc. and reads it aloud to the user while providing options for magnification and color contrast.

Location(s):

  • Disability Services and Diversity Office computer lab, Student Center (SC) Room 136
  • OSU-OKC Library, 4th Floor Learning and Resource Center (LRC) in a private study room--please ask one of the Library staff for access to the DaVinci Magnifier

JAWS

JAWS is a screen reader program that conveys information from a computer screen in speech, and is best suited for individuals who are blind.

Location(s): 

  • Disability Services and Diversity Office computer lab, Student Center (SC) Room 136
  • OSU-OKC Library, 4th Floor Learning and Resource Center (LRC) building, row of three computer workstations against the wall to the right of the checkout desk
  • Can be also be installed in classrooms upon request

WYNN

WYNN is software that helps users read, study, and comprehend text more easily and effectively.

Location(s): 

  • Disability Services and Diversity Office computer lab, Student Center (SC) Room 136 

ZoomText

ZoomText is a screen magnification and reader program for those with low vision. It has multiple options for magnification and color contrast.

Location(s): 

  • Disability Services and Diversity Office computer lab, Student Center (SC) Room 136
  • Can be also be installed in classrooms upon request

Community Resources

Students with Disabilities Preparing for Postsecondary Education: Know Your Rights and Responsibilities

Oklahoma Association on Higher Education and Disability (OK-AHEAD)

OK-AHEAD Scholarship/Miscellaneous Scholarships for Students with Disabilities

Oklahoma Department of Rehabilitation Services (DRS)