Hardware

CCTV – This adjustable monitor magnifies text for an easier read. Additionally, CCTV’s have variable contrast settings and are easy to use. (The picture to the right demonstrates a student using a CCTV). Student using CCTV

Livescribe Pen – This device is perfect for taking notes and simultaneously recording classroom discussions. Connect the Livescribe pen to your computer to save your notes online or convert to an MP3 format.

Amigo Portable Magnifier This slim, light, and portable magnifier enables people with low vision to see objects on the go. The battery-operated system incorporates a 6.5" viewing screen with tilting capabilities for optimal viewing.

Assistive Listening Devices (ALDs) – A device composed of a microphone, transmitter component, receiver, and an earmold. This system amplifies only the sound source picked up by the microphone.  ALDs are used by people with all degrees of hearing loss, from mild to profound.


CPCC's Assistive Technology (AT) hardware can be loaned to students who are registered with Disability Services. All AT equipment is in limited supply. All equipment must be returned at the end of the semester. Please contact your Disability Counselor to request assistive technology accommodation(s) at CPCC.