16 August 2014

Open session: The UN Disability Rights Convention

The Library Services to People with Special Needs section's open session The UN Disability Rights Convention: What It Means for Persons with Disabilities and Library Services Worldwide covers ensuring library access and library services for disabled persons on the basis of the UN convention, the role of libraries and librarians in developing accessible libraries, France's success in developing library access and the relationship between the UN convention and the WIPO Marrakesh Treaty to Facilitate Access to Published Works for Persons Who Are Blind, Visually Impared or Otherwise Print Disabled.

The session takes place Sunday August 17th, 13:45 - 15:45 at Auditorium Lumière.

Do not miss the related poster session "Programmes for Motivation to Read in Public Libraries in Croatia" (184) on Monday 18th and Tuesday 19th from 12:00 to 14:00.

Library Services to People with Special Needs, Access to information, Services to people with disabilities, Services to the visually impaired

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