on October 13, 2022 Library Education Webinars

Webinar: Accessibility in Your Library

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Originally presented October 12, 2022

In this webinar, JJ Pionke helps you learn about what disability and accessibility are. Participants will also learn how to do a walkthrough of your physical space to see how accessible it is.

Click below to experience this webinar as a tutorial. When you continue past the introduction to the webinar, you'll be prompted to log in. We require login to view the whole tutorial so we can provide certificates of completion for your records and for professional development credit. No purchase is required and you can create a Niche Academy account if you don't already have one. The certificate will be available for download when you have completed all sections of the tutorial.  

 

Click the link below to download the presentation slides:
Accessibility in Your Library Slides

Click the link below to download the chat transcript:
Accessibility in Your Library Chat

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