Making Libraries Accessible: Adaptive Design and Assistive by Char Booth

By Char Booth

As a supplier of public area and electronic content material, your library is duty-bound to advertise equitable entry to all clients, whether they use assistive know-how. during this factor of "Library expertise Reports," editor sales space makes the case that that focus to the middle ideas of consistency, flexibility, and ease cross hand in hand with libraries’ commitments to open info and accessibility. even if staffing degrees or assets are usually not excellent, libraries can considerably increase the adventure of individuals with disabilities. during this factor, specialist individuals handle criteria, areas and providers, units, web pages, and collections, delivering suggestion on

Assistive know-how items, together with reveal readers, literacy software program, and speech input
E-books and e-readers for clients with print disabilities, with charts evaluating accessibility positive factors of the most typical e-readers
The nuts and bolts of utilizing HTML, CSS, Javascript, or JQUERY for accessibility
most sensible practices for comparing seller database compliance

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