They say that good things come in small packages and that’s certainly the case with AccessApps, and furthermore it is free!

AccessApps consists of over 60 open source and freeware Windows applications which run from a USB stick. If you don’t have the AccessApps USB stick don’t worry, you can still take advantage of the freeware available by downloading it to your own USB stick.

AccessApps provides a range of solutions to support writing, reading and planning as well as sensory, cognitive and physical difficulties.

Step-by-step guides and video screencast tutorials explain how to download and install AccessApps to a USB stick with guides in alternative formats, as well as tutorials to get you started using the apps.

To download AccessApps visit the EduApps website and choose the Download link from the menu bar (

Martin Baxter
Learning Technology Development