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Equity: Hearing impaired or find words difficult

Useful links for the hearing impaired

Text for video content

Some video content from the Library's databases comes with transcripts or subtitles.

Videos from the Alexander Street Press database come with a scrolling transcript that follows the audio of the video whilst it plays.

If you need to access subtitles of transcripts for videos from other databases please inform library staff.

Learn how to access captions for YouTube videos here

Fonts for eReaders

Specialised fonts designed to make reading easier for those who have dyslexia are available. The Bluefire Reader app, for mobile devices, comes with several Open-dyslexia fonts when viewing ePubs.

The open source dyslexia typeface and other useful resources and apps can be found at Open Dyslexic.

Operating system options for those that find words difficult