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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 • 2:45pm - 3:45pm
Advancing Accessibility via Library Positions, Groups and Units

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In order to establish an effective system of accessibility within libraries, engagement across multiple units and delegation of accessibility roles are essential. This workshop will provide information on various library staff, group and unit accessibility roles and responsibilities. Attendees will engage in activities to help better clarify and incorporate accessibility roles at their libraries, resulting in improved library accessibility.

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Zoë McLaughlin

South & Southeast Asia Librarian, Michigan State University
Zoë McLaughlin is the South and Southeast Asia librarian at Michigan State University, where she also works on accessibility. Her research interests include traditional Javanese performance, the portrayal of Chinese Indonesians in contemporary literature, and the emergence and development... Read More →
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Heidi Schroeder

Accessibility Coordinator, Michigan State University
Heidi Schroeder has been a librarian at the Michigan State University Libraries since 2007. She currently serves as the Accessibility Coordinator. Heidi's professional interests include: accessibility, collections, and affordable course materials/textbooks. Heidi lives in East Lansing... Read More →

Tuesday August 6, 2019 2:45pm - 3:45pm
Ohio Union - Interfaith Prayer & Reflection Room - 3rd flr