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Tackling the Research Paper: Tips and Tools for Success for People with Vision Loss

For high school and college students, research papers are either viewed as a walk in the park or the bane of one's existence. Some may be able to reel off several pages on a given topic in a matter of a couple of hours, while for others the very thought of a 10- or 20-page … Continue reading Tackling the Research Paper: Tips and Tools for Success for People with Vision Loss

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RefME App

RefME is a free educational app that  allows users to create citations, bibliographies and reference lists.  With a click users can scan book/journal barcodes to create quick references. There are 6,500 referencing styles to choose from (including Harvard, APA, OSCOLA, MLA and many more. Thirty-five sources can be referenced using the app including, books, periodicals, … Continue reading RefME App

EU funded Research Project to Develop Exoskeleton that Could Help the Disabled Walk Again

A recent post at gizmag.com reports on a project in the UK called Mindwalker.   This new EU-funded research poses the potential to give patients the ability to walk again, with the aid of a mind-controlled robotic exoskeleton dubbed “Mindwalker.” "The Mindwalker (or Mind-controlled orthosis and VR-training environment for walk empowering) project proposes that the damaged … Continue reading EU funded Research Project to Develop Exoskeleton that Could Help the Disabled Walk Again