Author: Melissa

Melissa Green is an experienced teacher, librarian, and technology enthusiast specializing in instructional, accessible, and assistive technology and helping diverse learners and teachers meet their goals. A highly skilled IAAP certified accessibility professional, Melissa embraces technology’s potential to foster access and inclusion for all.

Web: www.melissafortson.com

Welcome MSU Libraries Emerging Technologies Summit attendees! The resources referenced in my presentation, Emerging Technology as Assistive Technology: The iPad, Accessibility, and Libraries, are listed below. They are also available via the Diigo collaborative bookmarking site: mbfortson’s MSULibCon11 Bookmarks on Diigo.

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Last weekend,  in an attempt to recover deleted website content, I did some Google cache searching and stumbled across this: Wolverton, Robert, and Karen Davidson. “E-Resource Round Up.” Journal of Electronic Resources Librarianship. 23.1 (2011): 68-95.

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My fiancé pokes fun at me for having redesigned this site so many times; it seems I can’t let more than six months pass without switching themes, rearranging the layout, etc.. I play with the site because it’s fun and, until a few months ago, I hadn’t found a theme that met both my needs…

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Welcome ASCLA Virtual Convergence Attendees! The resources referenced in my presentation, The Disability Experience in a Post-2.0 World: Implications for Libraries, are listed below.  They are also available via the Diigo collaborative bookmarking site: mbfortson’s ascla11 Bookmarks on Diigo.

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Welcome MSU Libraries Emerging Technologies Summit attendees! The resources referenced in my presentation, The Disability Experience in a Post-2.0 World: Implications for Libraries, are listed below.  They are also available via the Diigo collaborative bookmarking site: mbfortson’s msuet10 Bookmarks on Diigo.

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Welcome ALLA attendees! As a companion to my ALLA/AACRL Best Practices Mini-Session, Access to Electronic Resources for Patrons with Disabilities, I’ve compiled this collection of resources for those who would like to learn more about library services and people with disabilities. The list is hardly exhaustive, but I hope it will provide interested persons with…

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