VISIONS 2023 | Ann Arbor District Library Accessible Technology Forum

Audrey Huggett, Anthony DeVee, and Katie Monkiewicz, AADL Library Staff

The Ann Arbor District Library has recently added Accessibility Tools to the Tools Collection, making items such as a Braille typewriter and a handheld electronic magnifier available for patrons to check-out. The Accessibility Lab in the Downtown Library has been under renovation and is now open with new elevator tables and other updated equipment. Come hear AADL staff talk about these changes, and tell us what else you’d like to see at your library!

VISIONS 2023 | The Spectrum of Low Vision Services

Donna Wicker, O.D., and Erin Klukas, O.D., UM Kellogg Eye Center

The University of Michigan Low Vision and Visual Rehabilitation Clinic provides visual rehabilitative services, including innovative technologies, magnification devices, adaptive techniques, and occupational therapy. Join staff members as they discuss the wide spectrum of low visions services that are available.

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VISIONS 2023 | Leader Dogs for the Blind: We’re More Than Guide Dogs!

Leslie Hoskins and Alyssa Otis

Leader Dogs for the Blind programs are designed to provide clients with the tools and training to reintroduce them to a life of confidence, safety and independence. Come learn about the full-range of programs from Leader Dog staff members.

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