Skip Navigation | Graphical Site | Access Options | Listen | Translation | Help | A to Z | Site Map

You are in: home > computers >

Monday 27 February 2017

Council & Democracy | Children & Families | Culture & Heritage | Economy & Enterprise | Environment & Planning | Jobs & Careers | Education and Learning | People & Community | Safety & Emergencies | Social Care & Health | Transport & Roads |


Computers Adapted for Specific Needs - PC+

All library computers run Windows 7 and Office 2010. Library computers have accessibility options including magnification, on screen narrator and keyboard, plus tools to assist in use of the mouse.

Every library computer also has Communicate: In Print 2 which enables you to create, signs, labels and posters using a range of recognised images using the Widgit symbol set.

The following libraries have computers that can be used by people with sensory or movement disabilities:

Barnstaple               BidefordCreditonDartmouth
ExeterExmouth               Kingsbridge               Newton Abbot

Each computer has a large screen, adapted keyboard and a large trackerball mouse which can be used with hands or feet. The computers sit on adjustable tables which give room for wheelchairs and also have adjustable chairs and a lap tray.

For further information on writing with symbols including a small selection of sample sets please see - Learning Disability > Total Communication Symbols

Back to top 27-2-2017