Computer Software

  • Jaws: Computer screen-reader application designed for people with visual impairments. JAWS reads back text from the computer screen at a comfortable rate making it easier for individuals to navigate the computer.
  • Read&Write Gold
  • Volume Control Telephone
  • Telephone Typewriter (TTY): TTY Phone is available at the King Library circulation desk.

Frequently Asked Questions

What accommodations can the Libraries make for persons using wheelchairs?

  • Library staff can retrieve materials for people who cannot reach top or bottom shelves.
  • Barrier-free public workstations are available in King and the Art/Architecture Libraries, as well as in the Kamm Electronic Instruction Facility in King Library.

What other services do the Libraries provide for people with disabilities?

  • Select large print and audio books are available from our libraries, with additional titles available from college and university libraries participating in OhioLINK.
  • King Library has individual study rooms for persons needing extreme quiet to study.
  • A TTY phone is located at the King Library Circulation Desk.
  • Staff are always available to help clients find information on using library resources– just ask!

Additional University Resources

The Miller Center for Student Disability Services (Oxford Campus)

304 Shriver Center
701 E. Spring St.
Oxford, OH 45056

7-1-1 (TTY-TDD)