Managing and Marketing Inclusion in Libraries

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Charge: The Universal Accessibility Interest group offers librarians, support staff, students, and other advocates networking and collaboration opportunities, information sharing and programming to promote accessibility in academic libraries, including web accessibility, assistive technology, reference and instruction for users with disabilities and captioning processes.
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When:  Oct 28, 2021 from 03:00 PM to 05:00 PM (NL)

On 28 October, 2021 at 15:00 CET, the IFLA sections on Management & Marketing and Library Services for People with Special Needs are hosting an exciting and inspiring joint virtual conference with a specific focus on managing and marketing for library users with special needs. The two-hour session will consist of a keynote speech, panel discussion, and audience interaction.

Keynote

Dr. Clayton A. Copeland, USA
Bringing IDEAS – Inclusion, Diversity, Equity and Accessibility Solutions – to your Library

Panelists

  • Mark Freeman, UK
    Designing Autism friendly public library services: a UK perspective
  • Verena Lee, Singapore
    Best practices in the field of library inclusion of children with disabilities
  • Marie Engberg Eiriksson, Denmark
    Universal design to improve accessibility and inclusion

Location

Online Instructions: