ClaroView screen tinting software

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ClaroView, is the screen tinting package that is available on campus via the networked PCs. After downloading the software from the software centre click on the ClaroView icon (The customer services staff in each library can show you how to download Continue reading ClaroView screen tinting software

Sensus Access – creating audio files from text based material

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Who might this blog post be useful for?: This software is available for anyone with a print based disability, including students with dyslexia or a visual impairment. As it’s a web based application it can be used on and off campus. Continue reading Sensus Access – creating audio files from text based material

Struggling to sleep?- Part 2. Screen Tinting

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This is the second blog post in the sleep series. Who might this blog post be useful for?: Anyone who struggles with sleep throughout the academic year, students with mental health problems or anyone who experiences stress which impacts on Continue reading Struggling to sleep?- Part 2. Screen Tinting

Struggling to sleep?- Part 1. Sleep Hygiene

screen shot of video titled 'UCS- Handy tips to help you drift off' by the University Counselling Service

Exams and deadlines are stressful for everyone, but if you have a specific learning difficulty, mental health problem or other disability this stress might get worse as you worry more than usual about your ability to cope. The university puts Continue reading Struggling to sleep?- Part 1. Sleep Hygiene

Reading Rulers and Screen Tinting for Android

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Who might this blog post be useful for?: People with Irlen Syndrome (Visual Stress), Scotopic Sensitivity Syndrome (SSS), anyone who likes coloured screen overlays, filters or reading rulers both in physical form and on their PC but would benefit from Continue reading Reading Rulers and Screen Tinting for Android

Screen tinting – iPhone and iPad

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iOS 10 has brought the option to add an electronic coloured overlay one the screen. iPhone Colour-tint: Go to: Settings>general>accessibility>display accommodations Then move the color filters switch to enable Adjust hue and intensity to the colour that is right for Continue reading Screen tinting – iPhone and iPad