Assistive Technology Assessments, Training, and Support Mason Captions! Assistive Technology Labs Captioning and Audio Description Creating Accessible Documents Webinars and Presentations

Assistive Technology Assessments, Training, and Support

The ATI Office offers assistive technology assessments, training, and support to all Mason students, staff, and faculty.

Mason Captions!

Learn about our post-production captioning and transcription cooperative purchasing agreements!

Assistive Technology Labs

Assistive Technology workstations are available at all library locations.

 

Captioning and Audio Description

The ATI office will add captions and audio description to your instructional and/or web-based videos. This service is free to all Mason faculty and staff.

Creating Accessible Documents

Learn how to create accessible documents (Word, PPT, and PDF).

Webinars and Presentations

Review the ATI’s archive of assistive technology and accessibility webinars and presentations!

About Us

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Computer IconWhether you have a disability or not, the ATI is committed to ensuring equivalent access to all information and communications technology (ICT) resources on our campuses. We provide direct assistive technology assessment, training, and support services to individuals with disabilities in the Mason community who require immediate technology solutions. We also work closely with our campus strategic partners to develop and implement a broad, comprehensive ICT accessibility plan. Contact Us for more information!

 

ATI Services

 

What’s New at the ATI?

  • Assistive Technology and Alternative Formats
    • Struggling with your notes? Visit the ATI Office to learn more about Sonocent’s Audio Notetaker (desktop and accompanying iOS or Android app).
      • Coming SPRING 2019 – GLEAN by Sonocent! During the spring 2019 semester, the ATI will be piloting a new, cloud-based audio-notetaking solution called Glean! Email us at ati@gmu.edu to learn more.
    • Why read your books when you can listen to them?If you have a documented print disability, ask about *Learning Ally’s Audiobooks. Mason students with print disabilities (e.g., dyslexia, vision loss) who are registered with Disability Services can access this resource for free through our university subscription.
  • Captioning, Transcription, and Audio Description
    • Mason Captions! Learn about the post-production captioning and transcription contracts that Mason, in partnership with several other higher education institutions, has negotiated to significantly reduce costs and ensure equivalent access to our media content.