Ensuring Equal Access, Collaborating on Accessibility

September 30th 2015 @ 12:00pm
Hazelbaker Hall (Wells Library E159)

Joe Humbert, Principal Accessibility Analyst, UITS Assistive Technology and Accessibility Centers

 

Chris Colvard, Software Analyst/Programmer, Multimedia User Experience, Library Technologies

 

Leah Lee, Programmer/Analyst, Digital Media Services, Library Technologies

 

Brian Keese, Programmer/Analyst, Digital Media Applications, Library Technologies

 

When the Libraries User Experience and Digital Media Services Group reached out to the Assistive Technology and Accessibility Centers (ATAC) for an accessibility evaluation, they did not realize this first consultation would morph into a long term collaboration. Come learn about the ATAC’s accessibility consultation services, the libraries digital media development, and how our two groups collaborated to improve the user experience for people with disabilities who use the libraries digital services. The digital media developers will discuss their experience with and the process of implementing accessibility into an open source and widely adopted media content platform.

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Contact Info

Wells Library W501
1320 East Tenth Street
Indiana University
Bloomington, IN 47405
Michelle Dalmau
Michelle Dalmau - Head, Digital Collections Services, Associate Librarian
(812) 855-1261