16 August 2014

Open session: Dyslexia? Welcome to our library!

The open session Dyslexia? Welcome to our library! Raising awareness of dyslexia and introducing the new publication "Guidelines for Library Services to Persons with Dyslexia" published by IFLA/LSN in Collaboration with IFLA/LPD, will cover what is new about dyslexia and the European Dyslexia Association, library programmes for motivation to read and serving persons with dyslexia, examples of libraries serving persons with dyslexia and the new Guidelines for Library Services to Persons with Dyslexia.

The new revised an enlarged guidelines are yet to be approved by IFLA, but are available as a draft: Draft - Guidelines for Library Services to Persons with Dyslexia. The checklist included is also available as a poster to inspire library services to persons with dyslexia.

The open session takes place Tuesday August 19th, 11:45 - 13:45 at Forum 2

Do not miss the related poster session "Dyslexia? Welcome to our library!" (136) on Monday 18th and Tuesday 19th from 12:00 to 14:00.

Library Services to People with Special Needs, Access to information, Guidelines, Services to people with disabilities

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