The University Library provides assistance and adaptive technology to provide patrons with various disabilities access to the library and its resources. 

 Assistive Technology Equipment

  • Accessible Windows PC Workstation  in the Assistive Technology Area on Floor 1, includes:
    • Kurzweil 3000
    • Zoom Text Xtra
    • JAWS
    • DECTalk Speech Synthesizer
  • Magnifying Lens
  • Perkins Brailler
  • NOTE: TDD's are available in the SVRI office (101 Vocational Rehabilitation Building (715/232-2513)


  • Library staff try to ensure that all the library's resources are as accessible as possible. However, it is the responsibility of the library user to inform staff of any needs and difficulties the user may have.
  • For special services, patrons must meet with UW-Stout Disability Services staff to determine appropriate accommodations. (206 Bowman Hall 715/232-2995)

Special Services

  • Proxy Borrower Service
  • Extended Loans
  • Materials Retrieval (Paging)
  • Assisted Printing and Copying

 Refer to Details on Special Services for People with Disabilities

Last Updated:  10/09/2012   Last Revised: 10/14/2011
Library Blocks

Assistive Technology Librarian

Lelah Lugo
University Library
108 Robert S. Swanson Learning Center

If unavailable
call 715/232-1353 (Reference Desk) or use Ask a Librarian form

Research Assistance

Research assistance is available during Reference hours or by consultation.