Universal Accessibility Interest Group


Serves as a resource and discussion forum for academic library disability service issues such as web accessibility, assistive technology, reference and instruction for users with disabilities, captioning processes, and any other accessibility issues of interest to participants.


John Siegel (Convener, July 1, 2014, to July 31, 2015)
Laura DeLancey (Incoming Convener, July 1, 2014, to July 31, 2015)
Adina Joyce Mulliken (Past Convener, July 1, 2014, to July 31, 2015)
Chase Ollis (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2014, to July 31, 2015)

Displaying active committee roster as of 06/29/2015. Last retrieved on 06/29/2015. Members can log in to view full contact information for committee members.


As of August 2014, the UAIG had 193 members. Interest Group composition includes a convener and incoming convener.


The Universal Accessibility Interest Group was established at the 2009 Spring Executive Committee Meeting.

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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 listserv. If you have any questions, suggestions, or ideas for discussion topics or events, please contact the conveners.

Staff Liaison

Chase Ollis
Program Coordinator
Association of College & Research Libraries
American Library Association
50 East Huron Street
Chicago, IL  60611-2788
Work: 312-280-2521
E-mail: collis@ala.org