Kurzweil is a comprehensive web based learning program available to all Marian University students. Kurzweil includes text to speech capability, study skills tools and writing tools. To begin using Kurzweil:
  • complete a request for Kurzweil 3000 form (available in the Learning and Writing Center or the CASE Office)
  • Submit the request form to the CASE Office and provide a copy of the receipt or other proof of purchase for the textbooks to be used in conjunction with Kruzweil 3000.
  • Upon completion of the above steps, students will be registered and Kurzweil Customer Service will send a username and password via email.
  • Download the Kurzweil 3000 software to your computer from the links below.
  • Submit textbooks for scanning.
  • Log on to: http://fireflybykurzweil.com and start experiencing the benefits of Kurzweil 3000.
To access the study skills, writing tools and many other tools, you will want to download one of the links below depending on your computer.
  • select the “web licensing software”
”How to videos” to help you learn the software and Kurzweil’s YouTube page