AccessAbility SIG – 18 Nov. 2010 1
Where is the AccessAbility SIG?
Our email discussion list:
http://www.stc-access.org. (Subscribe to the posts by RSS or email.)
Our Twitter account:
@stcaccess (Not on Twitter? We have an RSS feed at
Our LinkedIn group:
Our older STC site:
Who is the AccessAbility SIG?
We’re a small, quiet, and dedicated group. Promoting accessibility as part of
the technical communicator’s toolkit is probably the simplest way to sum up
One of the SIGs major contributions to the Society is our conference
accessibility guide. Look for news about the guide in the next few months. It’s
Accessibility is really about inclusion and universal design. The experience of
disability is "a universal human experience” according to WHO
(http://www.who.int/classifications/icf/en/) Let’s stop thinking about the silos of
disability and make our work inclusive for everyone.
Technical communicators are the perfect people for that job.
Manager: Karen Mardahl
Web Diva: Cynthia Lockley
AccessAbility SIG – 18 Nov. 2010