Students with Disabilities
Services to Students with Disabilities
Renton Technical College Library makes every reasonable
provide all students, including those with disabilities, with access
to its collections and service.
RTC Library is the entire second floor of the TRC
building in the
southeast corner of campus. The main doors to both the
and the library have power assist door openers. There are both
stairs and a wheelchair-accessible elevator to the second floor.
All Technology Resource Center restrooms are wheelchair
The restrooms closest to the library are located next to the
outside the library doors.
RTC Library offers the
following assistive resources to its students.
Computers with assistive
software. Please see the list below.
Magnifying Glass. Available
at the circulation desk.
reference help through QuestionPoint.
If a patron needs special assistance they
should go to the Front Desk
and request assistance.
If a patron has a disability that requires special
assistance that cannot
be met by the staff or collections, he/she will be
referred to the RTC
Special Needs Counselor at (425) 235-5840 for
on Library Computers
offers the following software on all of its public access
Read & Write 10
- reads text from documents, offers a dictionary and assistance in choosing words.
Magnifier - magnifies the computer screen.
Washington Talking Book & Braille Library
offers information about the Talking Book & Braille Library,
information on who is eligible and how they can obtain services.
included are links to other state and national agencies that offer
services to the disabled.
reference help for the visually impaired. This is partially staffed
Washington Talking Book & Braille Library librarians. You can get
online, or request help by email.
Assistance Students with Disabilities
The college is dedicated to providing reasonable
students needing special assistance. Students
with disabilities are
encouraged to meet with the Special Needs Counselor.
information call (425) 235-5840.
Hearing Impaired (TTY) Services
access to all current and prospective students, employees
and job applicants
who are hearing impaired by calling the numbers
Student Services TTY: (425) 235-5811
Human Resources TTY: (425) 235-2359
Last updated: 12/04/11