Adaptive Technology

Adaptive technology can help readers with the following:

  • Read a newspaper
  • Read bills
  • Read email
  • View a website
  • Write and read letters


The following adaptive technology devices can help assist a reader:

  • 20-inch computer monitors
  • JAWS® speech software
  • ZoomText magnifying software
  • High contrast keyboards available on select PCs
  • Kurzweil 1000 adaptive workstation
  • Optelec Reader Magnifier with adjustable Contrast
  • Hand-held magnifiers

Public Library Assistance

The library has a long-standing commitment to adaptive technology and information for everyone. Please contact us if you have any questions or a special request.


Additional equipment and materials will be very useful to disabled Library patrons. Groups or individuals who are interested in donating such items should contact the library at 412-531-1912.