Karen Mason (Medgar Evers College), Chair
Geri Hebert (BX), Secretary * Mounir Khalil (CC) * Jessica Hernandez (LC) *
Sara Marcus (QC) * Brian Ross (BC) * Scott Sheidlower (YC) * Tess Tobin (NYCT)

table of contents: Minutes * Upcoming meetings * Upcoming programs  
Recent programsLinks


diamond December 19, 2007 new!
November 11, 2006
Jan. 9, 2006
Sept. 30, 2005

March 28, 2005
Feb. 25, 2005 


Upcoming meetings

The first meeting of the LACUNY Disability Services roundtable will be held
on Thursday, Nov. 16, 2006 between 10 AM and 12 Noon in the Conference Room
(Room 415) at Baruch College. In addition to elections and setting an
agenda for the next academic year, Dr. Sara Marcus, adjunct in the QC
GSLIS, will speak on "Listening to Patrons with a Hearing Disability."

Upcoming programs

Recent programs

Best Practices in Web Usability: Understanding and Applying the ADA and Section 508 (co-presented with Web Management Roundtable), April 29, 2005 at the NYC College of Technology Library. Speakers: Kevin Tucker, City College, Deputy to the Vice-President for Student Affairs: Demystifying the Legal Landscape on Web AccessibilityDr. Sylvie L. F. Richards, Brooklyn College, Faculty Development and Instructional Support Specialist, Office of Academic Information Technologies: Making Library Websites ADA Compliant  

related links 

photos new!  


AccessWeb: Resources on Accessible Web Design
Accessibility of State and Local Government Websites to People with Disabilities
Evaluating Web Sites for Accessibility with Firefox by Patrick H. Lauke (Ariadne, Issue 44 July 2005)
Selected Bibliography On Intervention, Retention and Mentoring by Mounir Khalil (pdf)

Techniques for Web Content Accessibility from W3C
Bibliography: Web access in the campus and library environment (Axel Schmetzke, Library, University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point)
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines from W3C

CUNY Assistive Technology Services
CUNY University Faculty Senate Committee on Disabilities Issues
American Library Association, Libraries Serving Special Populations Section  

Dreamweaver accessibility extensions
508 Accessibility Suite, V1.2.1
Accessibility Suite for W3C/WCAG, V1.0.1

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last updated April 2, 2009, SO