The University Faculty Senate Committee on Disabilities Issues
The City University of New York

Enabling Access to Excellence

Library Resources

We found the following resources for libraries on the web.

From SUNYergy / SUNY's Library site: http://olis.sysadm.suny.edu/sunyergy/8webevery.htm
This site is from their magazine of October 2000.

From the CETIS site
1) Library Accessibility Issues: 
http://www.cetis.ac.uk/list.html?SubjectContext=accessibility
2) CETIS-TechDis Accessibility SIG
(Special Interest Group):
http://www.cetis.ac.uk/members/accessibility/index

State Surveys of Library Accessibility
:

1) Massachusetts Library Accessibility Survey - 2003 - http://www.mlin.org/libraries/accessibility/index.php

[Survey questions previously at  http://www.mlin.org/accessibility_survey/     and  at   http://www.mlin.org/accessibility_survey/accessibility_survey.pdf     --- may still be somewhere on the site.]

2) Connecticut Library Accessibility Survey  - November 2002
http://www.uconnucedd.org/Projects/LIFE/Files/LIFE_CT_Library_Access_Survey_Tool.pdf
Most of the items in this survey are related to architectural design.  The last 2 pages deal with other issues.

More information at http://www.uconnucedd.org/Projects/LIFE/Default.htm and select each heading - goals, methods, udates, products, contact us.

The following listings are from the website of the American Library Association:

1)
"Accessibility Basics for Librarians" Online Tutorial - http://www.ala.org/ala/washoff/oitp/oitpofficeinformation.htm
This tutorial is free to members of the American Library Association (ALA), and is offered periodically.   The archived tutorial is at http://www.ala.org/ala/washoff/oitp/emailtutorials/accessibilitya/accessibility.htm .

2) Accessibility archives - from ala's Interface web mag...  http://www.ala.org/ala/ascla/asclapubs/interface/archives/contentlistingbykey/accessibility/accessibility.htm

3) pdf of a conference presentation / ala / -  http://www.ala.org/ala/ascla/asclaprotools/pastconference/2000program/complete_zeiler_amtmann.pdf

4) http://www.ala.org/ala/ascla/asclaissues/access_web_resources.pdf

5) http://www.ala.org/ala/ascla/asclaissues/factsheetabout.htm - prepared 12/2000


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