Southeastern Michigan League of Libraries

 

SEMLOL Spring Meeting: Friday, April 13, 2018

The Southeastern Michigan League of Libraries is presenting a program for the Spring Membership Meeting on Accessibility for All. The meeting will take place on Friday, April 13, 2018, 1:00-4:00 pm at the Morris J. Lawrence Building, Washtenaw Community College, 4800 E. Huron River Drive, Ann Arbor, Michigan.

Is your website and its component parts up to snuff for ALL of your users? Learn how to assess this and hear what others have done to assure access for everyone. Please plan to join your colleagues for informative presentations and lively discussion. Presenters include:

Bridget Burke, Front End-Developer and Accessibility Specialist, University of Michigan Library
"A Digital Accessibility Team: Creating Advocates and Audits"

Bill Marino, Assistant Professor, Online Learning Librarian, Eastern Michigan University
"Are PDFs Ruining Your Accessibility Efforts?"

And . . . SEMLOL is hosting its first-ever networking happy hour. Please join fellow members at the Corner Brewery in Ypsilanti from 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm.

Registration (including refreshments) before April 9, 2018 is $15.00; registration on or after April 9th is $20.00. Register online at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/spring-meeting-accessibility-for-all-tickets-44234209712. For additional information, please download the flier.

We look forward to seeing you in April!

 


 

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