Center on Disabilities

 
 


About

This community houses documents pertaining to CSUN's Center on Disabilities. Included are collections of scholarship published by the Journal on Technology & Persons with Disabilities , and the proceedings of the International Conference on Assistive Technology and Persons with Disabilities .

Mission

The Center on Disabilities is committed to the vision of an inclusive society where persons of all abilities have the chance to achieve their goals and experience success. Through excellent training and research, we nurture learning and innovation to improve the world for people with disabilities.

The center sponsors assistive technology training programs to expand the awareness of professionals and introduce newcomers to the disability field, and hosts the largest international conference focused on the field of assistive technology.

Copyright

Works in CSUN ScholarWorks are made available exclusively for educational purposes such as research or instruction. Literary rights, including copyright for published works held by the creator(s) or their heirs, or other third parties may apply. All rights are reserved unless otherwise indicated by the copyright owner(s).

Communities within Center on Disabilities

Recent Submissions

  • Miesenberger, Klaus; Ruiz, Shirley; Santiago, Julia (California State University, Northridge., 2019)
  • Seo, Joo Young; McCurry, Sean (California State University, Northridge., 2019)
    Although recent advancements in assistive technology has increasingly enabled people who are blind or visually impaired to challenge themselves to science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) subjects and ...
  • Shibata, Kuniomi; Hattori, Akira; Matsumoto, Sayaka (California State University, Northridge., 2019)
    The purpose of this article is to examine a mobile application to support children and students with hearing difficulties or/and developmental disorders in interacting, understanding, and preparing for transitions between ...
  • Willis, Athena; Codick, Elizabeth; Boudreault, Patrick; Vogler, Christian; Kushalnagar, Raja (California State University, Northridge., 2019)
    Previous research has shown that deaf users spend more effort compared with their hearing peers while seeking for information in signed modality articles when compared to written modality articles. That is, if a deaf user ...
  • Brinkley, Julian; Daily, Shaundra B.; Gilbert, Juan E. (California State University, Northridge., 2019)
    This article describes the implementation of the ATLAS self-driving vehicle voice user interface prototype. ATLAS has been designed to support the experiential needs of visually impaired self-driving vehicle users.