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SDS supports students equal access to academic material, by providing text conversion services.

To request accessible text conversion, students should:

  • Request text conversion one to two weeks before the start of the semester
  • Obtain the reading list/syllabus for your course
  • Document/text conversion can take up to two weeks to be completed 

Mr. Roosevelt Gordon
(773) 442-5498
9 a.m.-1 p.m.


How long does it take to get my requested text converted?

Because of the demand for conversion services and the time it takes to convert text, it can take up to two weeks for text conversion to be completed. 

Does SDS purchase textbooks, course materials for students with disabilities?

No. Students are required to purchase books and course materials.