Accessibility services

We support the participation of people with disabilities in academic pursuits at the University of Arizona and in lifelong learning. We provide access to research materials and services through reasonable accommodations, such as readily accessible adaptive technology and software, special equipment, and personal assistance.

All library buildings are wheelchair accessible, have elevators to all floors, and have accessible restrooms.

Assistive technology

The 1st floor of the Main Library has 5 computers with assistive software: Dragon NaturallySpeaking Professional 13, JAWS 16, MAGic 13 and Read & Write 11 (ICADT601 - ICADT605).

Equipment Location
Headphones Available for checkout in the Main Library, first floor, Tubbs Tech Toolshed

Headphones with microphone (USB Dragon recommended)

Main Library, B302
Available for checkout in the Main Library, first floor, Tubbs Tech Toolshed
Ergonomic keyboard Available for checkout in the Main Library lobby, first floor, Tubbs Tech Toolshed

Finding materials

Interlibrary loan and document delivery can provide electronic delivery of articles and book chapters. If we fulfill the request with a file download, we'll also provide instructions for requesting an accessible format.

Use express retrieval and we will pull items from our shelves and put them on the hold shelf for you. Or get assistance at our Ask Us desk.

Accessing materials

The Disability Resource Center also has tips for accessing ebooks and journals.

Contact us

For questions about equipment, software services, and other assistive services, contact

Campus resources