The University has a number of assistive products to suit the accessibility needs of students and staff.
If you have a particular need that could be resolved by customising your desktop, we can make adjustments to your account settings to achieve this. Please speak to the Disability Support Office if you wish to take advantage of this service.
The University has a number of software packages that you can use when working in computer clusters. This includes mind mapping tools, screen readers, screen magnifiers and more.
The document 'Assistive Software at the University of Manchester' outlines the software that is available to you, with links to guides.
We also provide assistive hardware in our PC clusters around the campus. A number of our PC clusters have assistive hardware which may be useful to students with physical difficulty using computers, including:
The Alan Gilbert Learning Commons also has a number of number of secure, accessible study rooms.