The Universal Accessibility Interest group offers librarians, support staff, students, and other advocates networking and collaboration opportunities, information sharing and programming to promote accessibility in academic libraries, including web accessibility, assistive technology, reference and instruction for users with disabilities and captioning processes.
Displaying active committee roster as of 10/23/2018. Last retrieved on 10/23/2018. Members can log in to view full contact information for committee members.
As of August 2017, the UAIG had 439 members. Interest Group composition includes a convener and incoming convener.
Subcommitees and Task Forces
As of August 2018, the UAIG had 502 members. Interest Group composition includes a convener and incoming convener.
The Universal Accessibility Interest Group was established at the 2009 Spring Executive Committee Meeting. The next renewal date for this interest group is the 2018 ALA Annual Conference.
Join an Interest Group
Join the Universal Accessibility Interest Group through your ALA membership record, and participate through the interest group's ALA Connect space and the ACRL electronic mailing list. If you have any questions, suggestions, or ideas for discussion topics or events, please contact the conveners.
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American Library Association
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