In our recent webinar, Breaking Down Barriers: How Industry Partnerships Are Revolutionizing E-Book Accessibility, we heard from publishers Kogan Page and the University of Michigan about how their organizations are reshaping their processes to ensure that e-books are readily available and easily accessible to all users, including those with disabilities. From innovative technologies to inclusive design principles, hear about the latest advancements that are revolutionizing the landscape of digital reading.

Here's a glimpse of what you'll learn:

  • The current landscape of e-book accessibility and the challenges faced by readers with disabilities.
  • Discover how publishers are preparing for the European Accessibility Act (EAA) to go into effect in 2025.
  • Gain insights into how publishers are addressing accessibility challenges and making the shift to EPUB formats over PDFs.
  • Explore the collaborative efforts between publishers, libraries, and technology providers to bridge the access gap.
  • Learn about practical strategies libraries can implement to leverage these changes and how to use their purchasing power to affect real change.

This webinar is a must-watch for anyone interested in:

  • Making e-books more accessible for readers with disabilities.
  • Staying up-to-date on the latest trends in e-book accessibility.
  • Learning how industry partnerships can drive positive change.