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Conference Session 134

Search, find and read: three steps to access; what has the future library to offer the print disabled?

Libraries Serving Persons with Print Disabilities

Congress track 4: Tools and techniques.

20 August 2013 11:45 - 13:45 | Room: Summit 2

  • The WIPO Treaty for the Visual Impaired
  • Mainstreaming of accessible digital library network - impact of EPUB3
    HIROSHI KAWAMURA (Assistive Technology Development Organization, Tokyo, Japan)
  • Challenges and road map of solutions for accessible books in India
    DIPENDRA MANOCHA (DAISY Consortium, New Delhi, India)
  • Talking books and reading children:children describing their use of talking books
    BITTE KRONKVIST (Swedish Agency for Accessible Media, Stockholm, Sweden)
  • News flash! Read all about it: who can? We can now!
    MICHAEL SIMPSON (Vision Australia, Melbourne, Australia)
  • Mobile solutions for accessible teading; the Dutch approach
    MENNO STEIN (Stichting Aangepast Lezen, The Hague, The Netherlands)

Last update: 4 June 2013