[LON-CAPA-users] printing in different fonts

Felicia Berryman lon-capa-users@mail.lon-capa.org
Wed, 08 Feb 2006 22:53:56 -0500

Hi David,

> Is there a way to print problems using a different font?  I have a 
> vision impared student who can only read Arial font.

Create a .sty file, for example ariel.sty with code such as:

<definetag name="problem">
       <tex><problem><font face="arial"></tex>

<definetag name="/problem">

Publish the style file.  Then go to your course parm and click the 
Course Environment.  There will be a field where you can specify which 
style file your course will use.  I haven't tested this out, but this 
should get you started.

LON-CAPA is in the middle of an accessibility study right now.  Would 
you mind if I passed your name and email along to the director of the 
MSU's center for people with disabilities for you?  He is currently 
using a screen reader to analyze LON-CAPA and give suggestions for