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Accessibility

Accessibility info for Lindell Library services and resources.
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Meet one-on-one
with a reference librarian

We can help you:
Find or narrow a paper topic,
locate appropriate sources,
and more.

 

Make an Appointment

 

Or find us at the
Learning Commons Desk

refdesk@augsburg.edu
612-330-1604
 

 

 

Accessibility

For accessibility related questions or concerns, please visit Lindell Library's Circulation Desk, email refdesk@augsburg.edu, or call 612-330-1017.

Book Retrieval

We are happy to retrieve books from the shelves for you to pick up at the Circulation Desk. You can request a book directly from the online library catalog or ask for help at the Circulation Desk. For more information, visit our Finding & Ordering page.

Assistive Technology

The following software is available on public computers in the library:

  • Read & Write: Literacy software with features including reading text aloud, word prediction, grammar checking, and more. For more information about Read & Write, visit Read & Write's website for a features tour or download their help guide.
  • Equatio: Digital math software with features including reading equations aloud, handwriting recognition, speech input, and more. For more information Equatio, visit Equatio's website for a features tour or download their help guide.
  • JAWS: Screen reading software intended for blind and low vision users. For more information about JAWS, visit JAWS' website.
  • ZoomText: Magnification software intended for users with low vision. For more information about ZoomText, visit ZoomText's website and/or ZoomText's YouTube playlist.

Additionally, the library has the following technology hardware:

  • Braille Embosser: There is a braille embosser located on the first floor of the Lindell library with the following software programs available for use with it on the computer next to the embosser: JAWS and DBT 12.6. Prior to first using the embosser, please email class@augsburg.edu for training and instructions.