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Automatic modification of text for people with learning disabilities using internet services

: Nordbrock, G.; Gappa, H.; Mohamad, Y.; Velasco, C.A.

Miesenberger, K.:
Computers helping people with special needs : 9th international conference, ICCHP 2004, Paris, France, July 7 - 9, 2004. Proceedings
Berlin: Springer, 2004 (Lecture Notes in Computer Science 3118)
ISBN: 3-540-22334-7
ISSN: 0302-9743
International Conference on Computers Helping People with Special Needs (ICCHP) <9, 2004, Paris>
Fraunhofer FIT ()

The paper presents the results of a user study that investigates the applicability of automatic text modifications to support learning disabled people in text comprehension while browsing the Internet. It presents some results that contradict traditional beliefs in regard to better support reading in this target group by providing them with screen readers.