ARL and just released a white paper, The Law and Accessible Texts: Reconciling Civil Rights and Copyrights, by , Prue Adler, and #a11y #accessibility #copyright #CivilRights
"Copyright law provides IHEs with broad, clear authority to create accessible copies of in-copyright works ... converting them into a format that makes it possible for users with disabilities to acquire the same information..." &
White Paper Examines Providing Access to Texts in Context of Civil Rights and Copyrights - Association of Research Libraries
Accessibility (#a11y) as a civil-rights issue. "Accessibility consistently trumps the exclusive rights granted by copyright when the two come into conflict.”
Check out this new white paper released today on #accessibility, civil rights and copyright:
"White Paper Examines Providing Access to Texts in Context of Civil Rights and Copyrights" - #law #copyright