In the time that we have been at home to limit the spread of covid-19, I have attended three online conferences, presented in a webinar, and had numerous zoom calls. Even as we re-open, I expect online meetings to continue to be common. I am sharing resources with information on planning virtual events that are accessible to people with disabilities. This list of helpful links was prepared by Robin Marquis, an Accessibility in the Arts Consultant who works in Baltimore and Washington D.C.
Rooted Rights: How to Make Your Virtual Meetings and Events Accessible to the Disability Community
National Endowment for the Arts: Resources to Help Ensure Accessibility for your Virtual Events for People with Disabilities
Cooper Hewitt Guidelines for Image Description
National Center on Disability and Journalism: Disability Language Style Guide (available in Spanish and English)
We presented this Online Inclusion Webinar for the Peale Center for Baltimore History and Architecture. The video is near the bottom of this events page under the heading for online lectures and webinars.