Instructional Media Center

Adaptive Technology Services

Adaptive Technology provides services and equipment to assist students and faculty with functional limitations (e.g., visual and auditory limitations).

  • Converting textbooks to Braille, to digital files displayed on monitors with large fonts, and digital files converted to speech.
  • Speech to text and text to speech software and hardware.
  • Provide computers that can convert Web pages into enlarged text and/or speech are available.
  • For more information, contact us at (816) 271-5932 or


To initiate services from Adaptive Technology the following must be completed:

  1. Have a referral from Accessibility Resource Center.
  2. Call, email, or click the “Request A Meeting” link to the left to set an appointment.
  3. Bring required documentation to meeting to determine potential strategies.
  4. Complete training for assistive technology equipment received.