Universal Access

Accessibility and Libraries
Webinar: American Libraries Live
https://alapublishing.webex.com/ec3300/eventcenter/recording/recordAction.do?theAction=poprecord&siteurl=alapublishing&entappname=url3300&internalRecordTicket=4832534b00000004023fad133778790e3eb8426692439a98f990345284a2c820c3f3fb0b0af2bd70&renewticket=0&isurlact=true&format=short&rnd=9013083879&RCID=518a0265c8d1465f93e3f84534ecef98&rID=16049527&needFilter=false&recordID=16049527&apiname=lsr.php&AT=pb&actappname=ec3300&&SP=EC&entactname=%2FnbrRecordingURL.do&actname=%2Feventcenter%2Fframe%2Fg.do
Webinar including best practices to assist your users and tips to ensure your materials are accessible to everyone.

Accessibility Matters
Article: American Libraries
https://americanlibrariesmagazine.org/2016/09/01/accessibility-matters/
Article focuses on how to make your web presence a universal and accessible experience.

Universal Access to All Knowledge
Webinar: Association for Library Collections and Technical Services
http://www.ala.org/alcts/confevents/upcoming/webinar/09052012
Brewster Kahle is recorded and provides an overview of current collections and what may be possible when creating a universal access collection.

Library Services for People with Disabilities Policy
Website: Association of Specialized and Cooperative Library Agencies
http://www.ala.org/ascla/asclaissues/libraryservices
This ALA-approved association provides access to online learning, resources and professional tools, and specialized interest groups.

Access to Libraries for Persons with Disabilities - Checklist
PDF: International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions
http://www.ifla.org/files/assets/hq/publications/professional-report/89.pdf
This checklist shows how the library should provide access to persons with disabilities through physical access, media formats, and staff service and communication.

Project ENABLE: Expanding Nondiscriminatory Access by Librarians Everywhere
Website: Project ENABLE
http://projectenable.syr.edu
Project ENABLE provides free training to public libraries to help provide better and more inclusive services.

Disability Accommodations for the Public
Webinar: Infopeople
https://infopeople.org/civicrm/event/info?reset=1&id=361
Mary Minow includes a recording, her handout, slides, and agenda demonstrating ways to accommodate disabilities.