The resource room
The resource room is situated in the library on level 2 in room 1E 239. There are four work areas in the room; of which two with adjustable desks. The computers is equipped with text-to-speech software, spell-check programs, dictionaries, magnification camera and scanner.
The following study aids and assistive software can be found in the resource room;
ClaroRead Plus - text-to-speech software
ClaroRead Plus is a text-to-speech software which can read text and documents back to you in a human sounding voice. ClaroRead Plus also allows you to scan and convert any publication into an accessible PDF’s or Word documents that can be read out loud with colour highlighting.
Easy reader is a software digital player, allowing users to read and listen to talking books.
EasyProducer converts standard Microsoft Word files into audio files.
StavaRex is a Swedish spell-check program developed especially for people with dyslexia and those with reading and writing disabilities
SpellRight is a spellchecker program, specially designed to be sensitive to typical errors made by Swedes, Danes, Norwegians and Finns who are writing in English.
One of the computers is equipped with the magnification software ZoomText.
There is a magnification camera in the resource room with a enlargement ratio that can be set between approximately 4x and 25x magnification