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ARCHIVED - The Council on Access to Information for Print-Disabled Canadians

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This archived Web page remains online for reference, research or recordkeeping purposes. This page will not be altered or updated. Web pages that are archived on the Internet are not subject to the Government of Canada Web Standards. As per the Communications Policy of the Government of Canada, you can request alternate formats of this page on the Contact Us page.

Publications


  • Access Info
    Access Info is published irregularly in the following formats: e-text, large-print and Web, with Braille and audiotape on-demand. The bulletin highlights the Council's work and expands the network of support, expertise and development in the area of access to information for Canadians who are print disabled. To this end, articles can be copied for other purposes as long as acknowledgement is given.

  • Manager's Guide to Multiple Format Production
    The Manager's Guide to Multiple Format Production provides updated guidelines on how to develop and deliver accessible published government materials. The guidelines have been developed under the Communications Policy of the Government of Canada that states government information must be broadly accessible throughout society.

  • Fulfilling the Promise: Report of the Task Force on Access to Information for Print-Disabled Canadians
    The methodology for the operation of the Task Force was based on the following: to review and synthesize recent Canadian reports that identify issues related to access to information and technology for Print-Disabled Canadians; to study production and service models from other jurisdictions to assess their relevance for Canadians; and to consult with Print-Disabled persons and information producers and service providers in government, the not-for-profit and private sectors on the systems and services needed to support a national sustainable service of access to information and knowledge for Print-Disabled persons.