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The Ohio State University Libraries, the Association of Research Libraries, and the Association of College and Research Libraries welcome you to:

IDEAL ’19: Advancing Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Accessibility in Libraries & ArchivesAugust 6 -7, 2019
Tuesday, August 6 • 10:15am - 11:15am
Disability, Enhancement, and Empowerment: Giving Users Superpowers Through Emerging Technologies

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Through its work in Digital Health and Augmented/Virtual Reality the Libraries at UNC Chapel Hill gives superpowers to its users. This workshop explores how the library promotes accessibility, equity, inclusion, and diversity through its innovative collections, consultations, and events. It includes a hands-on experience with devices that enhance physical and mental health, giving superpowers to the most vulnerable populations and everyone else.

Speakers
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Lynn Eades

Health Technology Librarian, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
I promote, consult, and research digital technologies and their use in healthcare. This includes the usage of digital devices (FitBit, Muse, and other devices) and augmented/virtual reality apps and devices. My work also includes the maintaining and updating of our virtual presence... Read More →



Tuesday August 6, 2019 10:15am - 11:15am
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