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New Print Disabled Items Available for Loan

November 28 2023

Lac La Biche County Libraries (the Stuart MacPherson Public Library Branch) is committed to increased our catalogue and patron access to accessible technologies.

We are happy to announce three newly-added accessible technologies to the Library of Things catalogue.

1. Envoy Connect

The world's first accessible, solar-powered, compact, portable, durable yet economical audiobook players. It is easy to use with a tactile keypad ideal for blind and low vision users.

This unit is available for library members who have identified as being print disabled. For patrons that are interested, please contact the library at 780-623-7467 to place a hold.

2. Smartlux 2 Digital Portable Video Magnifier

This smart device is a portable video magnifier with a 5" reflection-free display, a large field of view, and personalized setting options.Comes with a menu that provides 14 colour contrast options, adjustable lines, blinds and more.

This unit is available for library members who have identified as being print disabled. For patrons that are interested, please contact the library at 780-623-7467 to place a hold.

3. PEARL Portable Reading Camera

The PEARL portable reading camera brings users with limited vision an instant portable access to printed material with an array of human-sounding voices. This devices connects to your device and with a snap of a picture can read out-loud the material.

This unit is available for library members who have identified as being print disabled. For patrons that are interested, please contact the library at 780-623-7467 to place a hold.

* All of these devices (with more information and digital manuals) can be viewed here: Library of Things

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