The State of Accessibility in Libraries
The State of Accessibility in Libraries Online
This free webinar will focus on the big picture view of the state of accessibility in libraries. Up for discussion will be accessibility versus Americans with Disabilities Act compliance, the accessibility of eresources, specialized programs for patrons with disabilities, and supporting library employees with disabilities. This presentation will take a tapas approach to the topic in order to give the viewer a broad understanding of what the field currently looks like.
JJ Pionke is the Applied Health Sciences Librarian at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He is an award-winning librarian whose research revolves around disability and accessibility for library patrons and employees. His most recent work focuses on the educational and competency needs of library science graduate students and current library employees in regards to disability and accessibility in libraries.
Register for the Zoom link: https://tinyurl.com/ODACJJPionke
Presented by The Oberlin DEI and Antiracism Ad Hoc Committee (ODAC)