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HathiTrust ADA Procedures: Staff Guide

This guide is dedicated to assisting staff members with obtaining ADA-compliant files for UWF staff/students via HathiTrust.

Definitions

Definitions

Eligible Patron: an affiliated user at a Supporting Institution who has a print disability for which access to digital copies of library books is a reasonable and appropriate accommodation.

Print disability: a disability – such as a visual impairment, learning disability physical disability, or other disability – that impedes a person’s ability to access print in the standard way.

Proxy: a representative designated by a HathiTrust Supporting Institution who accesses in-copyright content on behalf of an Eligible Patron.