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

As a companion to my Young Librarian Series contribution, I compiled this set of links for those who would like to learn more about library services and people with disabilities.  This short list is hardly exhaustive, but I hope it will provide interested persons with a good start.  The links are also available via the…

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Librarian Jane C. Daugherty and I presented The Brewer-Porch Children’s Center Library Initiative: Serving the Needs of a Specialized Community Through Communication and Collection Building at a poster session of the 2009 Alabama Library Association Annual Convention.

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