Disability Services


Online Resources


  • Articles in Academic Search Complete and many other databases support a "Listen" button which can read aloud the articles' full text. Listen is supported on articles available in HTML Full Text by any database on the EBSCO platform.
  • Kurzweil software is available on all public computers at Polk Library, including laptops available to borrow at Circulation, as well as other general access labs on campus.  You will need to request access to Kurzweil through the Dean of Students office.

In the library

  • Four high-speed digital scanners are available for public use all have a text-to-voice feature, allowing users to convert printed materials into MP3 audio files.
  • One Accessible Workstation is available in the back of Polk 101.  Ask at the reference desk for the location.
  • A DaVinci All-in-One HD Video Magnifier with Text-to-Speech is available on 1st Floor North by the other A/V equipment in the Education Materials Center.

For Instructors

When placing items on reserve, please indicate on the Reserve Materials Form if any students in the class have reading or visual impairments.


More information

See UW Oshkosh Disability Services for more information about available services on campus.

In the library

  • There is one room dedicated to accommodations testing which contains workstations with accessibility software.

In the library

  • There is one room dedicated to accommodations testing which contains workstations with accessibility software.

In the campus computer lab

  • There is one wheelchair accessible computer in the campus computer lab (not adjustable).