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A piece of marbled paper with swirls of blue and grey
A piece of marbled paper with swirls of blue and grey
A piece of marbled paper with swirls of blue and grey
Written by
Carmen Fernandez
Published date
01 April 2020
Photo of a Kindle displaying a page from an e-book, resting on a table top alongside a mug of tea
Reading an e-book on a Kindle. Credit: Silvia Cervera

UAL students, researchers and staff can create accessible copies of files and documents with SensusAccess.

SensusAccess is a self-service tool that allows you to convert inaccessible documents such as image-only PDF files, JPG pictures and Microsoft PowerPoint presentations into accessible formats, including audio books (MP3 and DAISY) and e-books (EPUB, EPUB3 and Mobi).

SensusAccess is also available for UAL academic staff who want to make sure that the reading materials uploaded to Moodle are accessible.

You can watch a quick Introduction to SensusAccess video (2:20)

To learn more, follow the comprehensive e-learning course

Advisory: Don’t use this service for the conversion of personal data, financial records or other sensitive information.

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