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Universal Design for Learning: Accessibility at the Library

More and more libraries and educational institutions provide online content whether databases, archival collections, videos, and documents. But how much of this information is accessible by those who are blind, have low vision, or are hard of hearing? Libraries and other institutions are legally required to provide accessible content. This webinar series will provide some basic steps librarians can take to make their content accessible to all. 

This webinar series will comprise of 4 separate sessions addressing specific accessibility topics. Attend one or all of the sessions to increase your library's online digital access. Each session is eligible for 1 Medical Library Association (MLA) CE.

  • July 11, 2018 session: Universal Design for Learning (UDL) to Promote Framework Principles Adoption, Student Engagement and Active Learning
  • July 18, 2018 session: Promoting Accessible Document Creation
  • July 25, 2018 session: Building Accessible Websites
  • August 1, 2018 session: Accessibility in Procurement

 

    Objectives: 
    Objectives:
    • Attendees will recognize the need for accessible online content and the benefits of universal design.
    • Attendees will be able to apply tips for creating accessible documents.
    • Attendees will be able to practice a basic step towards website accessibility.
    • Attendees will discover resources and tools to develop accessible online information.
    Class Length: 
    1 hour
    Course Owner(s):
    Carolyn Martin, MLS, AHIP, Consumer Health Coordinator
    Instructor(s):
    Carolyn Martin, MLS, AHIP, Consumer Health Coordinator
    Continuing Education:

    Each webinar session is eligible for 1 MLA CE

    Past Classes

    This is the last of the four part webinar series: Universal Design for Learning: Accessibility at the Library. Attend one or all the sessions. Missed one?

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    This is the first of the four part webinar series: Universal Design for Learning: Accessibility at the Library. Attend one or all the sessions. Missed one?

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