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IDEAL ’19: Advancing Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Accessibility in Libraries & ArchivesAugust 6 -7, 2019
Wednesday, August 7 • 1:45pm - 2:45pm
Accessibility Policy Creation: From the Beginning to the Future

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Insight into creating, adopting, implementing, and supporting an Electronic Information Technology Accessibility policy at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign will be presented. Perspectives from a campus accessibility expert, library faculty, and library information technology will provide the backdrop for the presentation. A foundational goal of the policy is to promote and advocate for a cultural shift in awareness and sensitivity to accessibility needs.

Speakers
avatar for Sara Holder

Sara Holder

Head, Research & Information Services, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Sara Holder is Associate Professor and Head of Research and Information Services at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Library. Prior to joining the U of I Library in 2016, she held various positions at McGill University including Director of the McGill Library Research... Read More →
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Tim Offenstein

Campus Accessibility Liaison, University of Illinois
Long time employee of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. I am a member of Technology Services and a part of the Quality Assurance and Assessment team with IT Accessibility as my primary focus. I am a co-author of the EIT Accessibility Policy and co-chair of the Technology... Read More →
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Tracy M. Tolliver

Director of Library Information Technology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Tracy is the Director of Library Information Technology at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Library. She has worked in IT for over 25 years, experiencing the telecom revolution to wireless first hand while working for a software and data processing vendor who supported... Read More →



Wednesday August 7, 2019 1:45pm - 2:45pm
Ohio Union - Alonso Family Room (MC Center)- 1st flr