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This guide describes the Access equipment available for check out in campus libraries.

Welcome!

This guide highlights the various types of Access equipment available to students for checkout from the Florissant Valley campus library.  To checkout any piece of equipment listed, please visit your campus Access office for more information.

Freedom Scientific Braille Lite M20 notetaker

 

Freedom Scientific Braille Lite M20 notetaker

This device allows a Blind user to take notes during a class lecture. It utilizes an 8-dot Braille keyboard. You can then transfer your notes to a computer or vice versa.

Headphones / Noise Cancelling Headphones

Noise cancelling headphones

These headphones are perfect for use in noisy situations because of the built-in noise cancelling feature. They are ideal for use with dictation software like Dragon Naturally Speaking.

For listening in privacy as well as speaking to relay commands to the computer if using dictation software like Dragon Naturally Speaking.

TI-36X Talking Scientific Calculator

Talking calculator

A calculator that has the ability to tell you what you are entering.

Franklin Speaking Language Master (LM-6000SEV)

Franklin Speaking Language Master (LM-6000SEV)

This device provides instant access to words, definitions, thesaurus, and phonetic spelling.

AlphaSmart Neo Keyboard

 

Allows you to enter, save and edit text, then send it to a computer (Microsoft Word) for formatting or to a printer. Its portability allows students to use it anywhere and anytime, in the classroom, at home, or on field trips. The AlphaSmart Neo has wireless capability, a built-in spell-checker, and Thesaurus.

Olympus Digital Voice Recorder VN-6200PC / VN-702PC / VN-801PC

These Digital Voice Recorders have 2GB of internal memory allowing for 823 hours of recording time. Its USB PC link capabilities enables you to save the audio files to your PC in high-quality WMA format. You can play the voice files on your computer using Windows Media Player. They also have voice activation capability to save battery life and 3 recording modes: standard playback (SP), long playback (LP) or high quality (HQ) mode.

Language master

Language master

This device provides instant access to words, definitions, thesaurus, and phonetic spelling.

Hearing Helper Personal FM System 350

Hearing helper personal FM System 350

Wireless FM amplification system with independent microphone and FM volume controls. It is designed for student/instructor use in a large or small classroom setting.

Recommended readings from the FV Access Office

The Access Office at the St. Louis Community College at Florissant Valley recommends the following books and DVDs listed in this guide. 

St. Louis Community College Libraries

Florissant Valley Campus Library
3400 Pershall Rd.
Ferguson, MO 63135-1408
Phone: 314-513-4514

Forest Park Campus Library
5600 Oakland
St. Louis, MO 63110-1316
Phone: 314-644-9210

Meramec Campus Library
11333 Big Bend Road
St. Louis, MO 63122-5720
Phone: 314-984-7797

Wildwood Campus Library
2645 Generations Drive
Wildwood, MO 63040-1168
Phone: 636-422-2000