|Disabled Student Programs & Services|
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Step 1: After applying for DSPS services, meet with your specialist and request that the electronic text, Kurzweil, braille, tactile diagrams, large print, closed captioned video, and/or taped text be approved on you Student Education Contract (SEC).
Step 2: After registering for your classes, determine which books you will require on audio tape, large print, braille, or electronic text. This information can be obtained by calling the instructor of the course. Within 2 weeks of the start of the course, you may go to the Cuesta College Bookstore Website and select the Textbooks link to get information on required and optional books for your courses.
Step 3: Fill in the textbook information below. This form may also be used for video tapes, materials on reserve in the library, and other instructional materials, please enter as much information as you can. ALL LINES MUST BE COMPLETED FOR TEXTBOOKS!
Step 4: If you haven't already, please read the Alternate Media Request Procedures.
Step 5: Fill out and submit the Alternate Media Request form. You have three options here.
Step 6: Most requests for electronic text, large print, and braille require your signature and proof that you have purchased the book. If you submit the form electronically, we will print out a copy of the request and you will need to come to the DSPS Support Services Desk to sign the request form and to turn in copies of your receipt. Please submit this form as soon as possible after you register for classes to assure textbook availability.
Step 7: If you submit the form electronically, you will receive an e-mail or phone call to let you know that your request was received. If you do not hear from us within 2 working days, please call (805) 546-3100 x2825 and ask if we received your Alternate Media Request form.
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