Assistive Technology Software

Accessible Technologies at Virginia Tech provides several tools to ensure that university computers support a variety of disability accommodations. Network software can be installed on any university owned machine upon request by any student, faculty, or staff. Network software includes:

  • ZoomText computer screen magnification, color filtering, many other features
  • JAWS screen reading

Non-Networked software includes:

  • Read&Write literacy support tool with text-to- speech and scanning
  • Dragon NaturallySpeaking speech recognition software for Windows
  • Built-in operating system accessibility