Planning for Library Accessibility: What Accessibility Means for your Community
A guide for meeting the needs of patrons who are print disabled, designed to answer many questions about providing accessible library services to people with differing abilities.
Presented by Mr. Erin Fragola the Library Outreach Coordinator and Kim Charlson Executive Director of the Perkins Library. Perkins is a progressive, multi-faceted organization committed to improving the lives of people with blindness and deafblindness all around the world. The Perkins Library is one of five areas of focus that supports Perkins organizational mission. Perkins Library, circulates more than 530,000 items in braille, audio, electronic and large print formats to about 28,000 patrons in the U.S. The Library has served patrons since 1835 and is one of the oldest accessibility services in the country.
- Thursday, June 27, 2019
- 1:30pm - 2:30pm