Removing Barriers to Access: Libraries and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act

Chittenden, Michele; Dermody, Kelly
June 2010
Feliciter;2010, Vol. 56 Issue 3, p94
The article offers information on the Canadian Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) that was brought into force in June 2005. The purpose of the law is to provide the framework to ensure that persons with a disability have the same opportunities as everyone else. By virtue of the law Ontarians have the right to equal access and equitable use of library resources and services.


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