2017 Midlands / Northern Conference: Staff Training Panel
Wed, 09/13/2017 - 1:13pm
When: June 8, 2017 at Downtown Library: Multi-Purpose Room
On June 6-8, 2017, the Washtenaw Library for the Blind and Physically Disabled hosted the 2017 Midlands/Northern Conference, hosting representatives from Libraries for the Blind and Physically Handicapped in Ann Arbor. The conference focused on the future direction of library services for the blind & physically disabled and preparation for the changes ahead.
Panel members share their experiences in training library staff of the needs and expectations of patrons who have a disability. Questions addressed include:
-Why provide the training?
-What challenges were encountered?
-What outcomes were achieved?
-What resources were used?
June 8, 2017 at Downtown Library: Multi-Purpose Room
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