Why is accessibility important? And what can publishers do to start their accessibility journey? Here to share her perspective is Maureen Brennan, Director of Marketing at G-W.
Martin Kieti, who leads Bookshare outreach in Africa, recently hosted a workshop with inABLE and the DAISY Consortium for publishers in Kenya to learn about the Global Book Famine for people with reading barriers, and the importance of digital accessible books.
The demand for books by people with reading barriers has never been stronger. Our publisher partnerships play a vital role in ensuring continued access to reading and learning in these uncertain times.
Benetech Announces Partnership with RNIB and Publication of BISG Quick Start Guide to Accessible Publishing
Today, at the 31st Annual CSUN Conference in San Diego, Benetech is excited to announce the launch of two major efforts in the areas of literacy and disabilities: RNIB Bookshare and the Book Industry Study Group’s Quick Start Guide to Accessible Publishing.
This piece originally appeared as a guest post on Jim Fruchterman’s Blog. I recently had the honor to speak at the first-ever Braille Summit, hosted on June 19-21, 2013 by the National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped (NLS) and Perkins School for the Blind. With the goal of promoting braille literacy, this […]