Assistive Technology at UH Campuses


UHM, Office of Disability Access (KOKUA)

Student Services Center 013
Phone: 956-7511, 956-7612

(Note: All equipment and software in KOKUA are PC/Windows based. All computer tables are wheelchair accessible.)

Available:

  • Dragon Naturally Speaking
  • JAWS
  • ReadingEdge
  • ZoomText
  • CCTV (Closed Circuit Television): Optelec System

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UHM, Hamilton Library

Available: ZoomText, JAWS available in the following locations:

  • 1st floor (near the Reference desk in the old section, Phase 1)
  • 1st floor - Science Reference, new addition, Phase 3 (to the left of the Reference counter)
  • 4th floor (next to the Express PCs, at far right of the Reference counter)*
  • 5th floor (to the left of the Reference desk)

*JAWS and ZoomText not available on 4th floor workstation.
(Note: headphones may be checked out from the Reference or Circulation desks)

UHM, Hamilton CLIC Lab

Hamilton Library, 1st floor

Available:

  • Electrically height-adjustable table
  • ZoomText
  • JAWS
  • 17 inch monitor
  • Dragon Naturally Speaking
  • Kurzweil 3000 with scanner

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UHM, Sinclair Library Wong Computer Lab

Sinclair Library, 1st floor

Available:

  • Electrically height-adjustable table
  • ZoomText
  • JAWS
  • 17 inch monitor
  • Dragon Naturally Speaking

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UH, Hilo

UH Hilo Mookini Library

Available:

  • Screen Enlargement Software: ZoomText Reader 10.0 (in the ADA computer located on the 3rd floor of the Library) Students will need to use a head set or ear buds while using this software program in the Library. Ear buds may be purchased from the Circulation Desk.
  • OPTelec (on the 2nd floor of the Library by the Magazine Section).
  • Enlarged Trac Ball (Can be obtained by going to the front desk)
  • Kurzweil 3000 and scanner (in the ADA computer that is located on the 2nd floor of the Library). Student will need to use a head set or ear buds while using this software program in the Library. Ear buds may be purchased from the Circulation Desk.
  • PURPLE Technology (keyboard and mouse for equipment use is available at the Circulation Desk)
  • ADA computer workstations with crank adjust feature available on each floor of the Library (crank available at the Circulation Desk)


UH Hilo, Disability Services Office

Hale Kauanoe, A Wing Lounge
(808) 933-0816 (V), (808) 933-3334 (TTY)

Available:

  • Notetaking Device: AlphaSmart 3000 - PC and IR versions
  • Portable CD players for Learning Ally CDs
  • TK-Pocket PTP1 Book Reader for Learning Ally audio file books Victor Read Software (PC version) and Eclipse Software (MacBook version) for Learning Ally CDs
  • Digital Recorders 17 inch monitor
  • Manual Page Enlarger
  • Stereo Amplified Listener
  • Sound reduction headset
  • Kurzweil 3000 and scanner
  • Dragon Naturally Speaking 10.0 (in CC 202A Testing Room Computer) Student will need to use a special head set with built in microphone while using this software program in the CC 202A Testing Room. Head set may be borrowed from the Disability Services Office.
  • One handed computer keyboard


UH Hilo, Campus Center 2nd Floor Computer Lab

Available:

  • Kurzwil 1000 and scanner

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UH, West Oahu

Available:

  • Workstation with adjustable table and speech input software.

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Honolulu Community College

Available:

  • Adjustable computer tables
  • Amplifier for telephones
  • Text Teletype Devices (V/T)
  • Phonic Ear FM Auditory System
  • Tape Recorders
  • Talking desktop calculator
  • Xerox Book Wise Edge System, Optical Scanner
  • 13" JVC Color Television with closed caption/remote control
  • Caption Decoder, Telecaption 4000
  • Closed Circuit TV
  • VTEK Voyager
  • Tape Recorders/Digital Recorders
  • Kurzweil 3000
  • Dragon Naturally Speaking
  • JAWS
  • Zoom Text

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UH Maui College

The Learning Center

Available:

  • Superprint relay service
  • Tape talker - 2 and 4 track tape player
  • Kurzweil 3000
  • ZoomText Xtra 7.0
  • JAWS
  • Tape Recorders
  • Note Taking Tablets
  • Dragon Naturally Speaking
  • HP Scanner
  • DVEN/T AV009SUB (woofer for sound)
  • Vantage CCD Telesensory Enlarger
  • 21 inch monitor
  • Adjustable Tables

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Hawaii Community College

Available:

  • Standard voice activated taperecorders
  • 4-track tape recorders - for RFB tapes
  • TTY (at Hilo and West Hawaii)
  • CCTV - Visual Tech
  • Kurzwell Reader Talking calculator
  • Large print calculator with print output
  • Computer monitor screen enlarger
  • Dragon Dictate (software)
  • Split-key design keyboard
  • Table-top microphones
  • Pocket-size spellcheckers

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Kapiolani Community College

Disability Support Services Office (DSSO)

Ilima Building Room 103
734-9552; kapdss@hawaii.edu

Available:

  • JAWS
  • ZoomText
  • Kurzweil 1000
  • Kurzweil 3000
  • Dragon Naturally Speaking
  • Scanner
  • 21 inch monitor


Lama Library

First Floor

Available on Mobile Cart:

  • JAWS
  • ZoomText
  • Kurzweil 1000
  • Kurzweil 3000
  • Scanner

Available:

  • CCTV


Kekaulike Information and Services Center (KISC)

Available:

  • ZoomText

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