Video Magnifier Now Available for Use

Published on Friday, 8 September 2023 at 3:59:36 PM

A Video Magnifier is now available at the City of Vincent Library. The Video Magnifier is a piece of assistive technology designed to empower individuals with low vision by improving their access to activities such as reading, writing, and photo viewing. It has an easy-to-use movable reading table and a high definition, magnified viewing screen.

This assistive technology can be used to easily read books and magazines, read and write letters, manage your financial records, view cherished family photos, do crossword puzzles, and even pursue a favourite hobby.

Key Features:

  • Versatile Viewing: The Merlin Ultra offers a versatile range of viewing options. Whether you prefer color, black-and-white, or enhanced high-contrast positive or negative viewing modes, this magnifier caters to your specific needs.

  • Enhanced Clarity: Experience enhanced clarity with Merlin Ultra's state-of-the-art technology. It ensures that text and images appear crisp and vivid, making reading and viewing a pleasure.

  • Ease of Use: The device is user-friendly and designed for ease of use. With intuitive controls, you can quickly adapt it to your preferences and needs.

  • Expanding Horizons: Beyond reading, this magnifier opens up a world of possibilities for individuals with low vision. Explore your favorite hobbies, enjoy intricate crafts, and rediscover the joy of viewing photos in detail.

The City of Vincent Library is committed to providing resources that enhance the accessibility and inclusivity of our space. We believe that access to such technology can truly transform lives, and we're excited to offer this service to our valued patrons.

The Video Magnifier is available for use any time within library opening hours and our friendly staff are on hand to assist you in use.

For more information, please contact us.

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