Technology for People with Visual Impairments

Braille Alpahbet

Now at the Main Library!

A PC in the adult area has been dedicated to assisting people with visual impairments. The computer is equipped with Fusion Professional software which offers screen magnification as well as screen reader capabilities.

Additionally, library staff can a provide Focus 14 pocket size 8 dot Braille keyboard to library patrons in the building. This keyboard can be connected to a smartphone via USB or Bluetooth and allow users to navigate their smartphone screen, read and respond to text messages. Please help us spread the word to those you know who can benefit from this technology.