Resources useful for people with a visual impairment

Listed below are a variety of free resources intended to help people with a visual impairment. 


These resources are collated information from a variety of sources and are intended only as a guide and for your convenience.  The University of Northampton and the Needs Assessment Centre cannot accept responsibility for any inaccuracies/broken links etc. The use of any software linked from this website is at your own risk.

Listening Books provides a postal and internet based audiobook service for anyone who finds it difficult to read the printed word the usual way

JISC ‘Libraries of the Future’ campaigns and research into alternative formats

JISC and TechDis guide to obtaining alternative formats 


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