The Library, in collaboration with the Institution of Research and Technology created a special work station suitable for users with a variety of vision, and/or mobility related disabilities.
Users with mobility related disabilities:
The equipment includes a Personal Computer, scanner, printer and a number of devices and applications to help users with mobility disabilities.
Users with vision problems:
The equipment includes a Personal Computer with Screen Reading Software, Magnification Software, Scanning Equipment, Braille Embosser, Braille Translator, Braille Printer.
The workstation provides access to the Library Catalogue and Electronic Information Resources, to Microsoft Office applications and also is connected to the Network.
Staff at the Reference Desk can provide general assistance in the use of the equipment and can help in selecting and using library resources. Library users who do not know how to operate independently the assistive technology can call in advance to schedule an appointment for an orientation.
For further information please contact with Reference Department:
University of Crete – Library & Information Center