Carroll College, Helena Montana

Disability Service Resources

Disability Resources

 

Text/Speech Software

  • Dragon Speak (www.nuance.com)
    • Speech-to-Text & Text-to-Speech
    • Very easy and fast
    • Program “learns” your speech patterns; grows more effective with persistent use.
    • Cost: $99.99

E-Textbooks

  • Learning Ally (www.learningally.org
    • Audiobook website (Audiobooks only)
    • Provide reading software for audiobooks
    • User friendly
  • eBooks (www.ebooks.com)
    • Easy to use search engine
    • Has textbooks and novels
    • Buying option e-texts (Not free)
  • Project Gutenberg (www.gutenberg.org)
    • Free books online, only books with expired copyrights
    • No textbooks
  • Book Share (www.bookshare.org)
    • Free membership
    • World’s largest online library of accessible reading materials for people with print disabilities
    • Books, textbooks, newspapers, and magazines
  • Note: Check out amazon.com and the textbook publishers to see if e-texts are available.

 

Assistive Technologies

  • The Family Center on Technology and Disability (www.fctd.info)
    • Provides information on transitioning disability students from high school to college in regard to assistive technology.

 

Vocational Rehab Services

 

College Success Courses and Success Tips

for Students with Learning Disabilities