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Assistive Technology

 
 
Bookshare : An accessible online library for people with print disabilities
 
 
Google Chrome Read&Write  :  Provides personalized support to make documents, webpages and common file types in Google Drive more accessible
 
Google Keep :  A free Google extension for quick note taking, To Do lists, and easily arranging lists and images
 
OpenDyslexic : An open source font created to increase readability for readers with dyslexia
 
https://getcoldturkey.com/ - An application that temporarily allows you to block out distractions on your computer, including websites and applications to help focus and finish your work sooner.  Great for anyone who gets distracted easily online!
 
http://soundnote.com/ - Take notes in meetings, lectures and records audio to track with your typing.  During playback, just click a word and SoundNote jumps right to the proper time in audio.  Awesome for taking notes!
 
http://mnemosyne-proj.org - A free flashcard tool that uses an algorithm to schedule the best time for a card to come up for review - difficult cards that tend to be forgotten quickly are scheduled more often, while simpler ones that are remembered well are less frequent.  Wonderful study tool!
 
http://opencards.info - Turns any powerpoint file into flashcards
 
www.diigo.com - Streamlines the information accessed online and allows you to annotate, highlight, take notes and screenshot information and store it in one spot.  Great for research projects!