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Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion in Libraries: Accessibility

Resources for library staff serving diverse populations

Best Practices

26.3% of adults in South Carolina have some type of disability. 

For more information on disabilities in South Carolina, see the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention State Profile and the Disability and Health Data System.

What qualifies as a disability?

 An individual with a disability is defined by the ADA as a person who has a physical or mental impairment that substantially limits one or more major life activities, a person who has a history or record of such an impairment, or a person who is perceived by others as having such an impairment. 

On-Demand Training

*If you have any problem accessing the PCI and Niche Academy materials, please contact Tiffany Hayes.

Web and Print Accessibility

Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

Books in SCLENDS

SC State Library Information


Many South Carolina State Library programs, resources and services are supported in whole or in part by a grant from the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services.

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