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EVENT DESCRIPTION  
 
Event Type:  Class
 
Title:  Enhancing Reader Comprehension with Images and Graphics through Alternative Text for Better Accessibility
 
Description:  This course provides attendees practical experience in crafting meaningful textual equivalents for images/graphics to enhance accessibility and for Section 508-conformance. If you are involved in the production of publications such as websites, electronically shared documents, articles, leaflets, newsletters or magazines, eBooks or ePubs, then this is the course for you. You will discuss and learn how such media can be inaccessible to people with a range of disabilities. You will then be given practical steps on how to make media you produce usable for all (targeted) audiences.

This session will focus on the practice of writing alternative text to describe images and other visual information (e.g., graphs and charts) for meaningful accessibility. This is not a web design or IT technical course. Rather, it is meant for employees who author electronic publications (?content owners?). There will be separate sessions for scientists and non-scientists.
 
Event URL:  http://training.cit.nih.gov
 
Videocast:  Event will not be videocast
 
Special Instructions:  Reservations or registration required for this event
 
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EVENT DATE/TIME  
 
Date/Time: 
Tuesday, March 21, 2017   1:00pm - 4:00pm Add To Outlook Calendar     Add To iCal Calendar     Add To Entourage Calendar
 
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EVENT SPEAKER(S)  
 
Name:   OD Staff
Organization:   OD
 

EVENT SPONSOR(S)  
 
Organization(s):  [NIH] Center for Information Technology (CIT)
 

EVENT LOCATION  
 
Location:  Off Campus
Building:  Fernwood Building
Room:  1NW02
 
Street Address:  6555 Rock Spring Drive
City:  Bethesda
State:  Maryland
Zip Code:  20892
 

EVENT CONTACT(S)  
 
Name:   CIT Training
Phone:   301-594-6248
 
 
 
 
 
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