Poster Description: “Being Digital” is an award-winning, open-access collection of short activities which teach digital and information literacy skills. Our poster presents how we successfully planned and managed the relaunch of the collection in time for the next phase of the UK website accessibility regulations that came into place in September 2020.
Presenter Name(s): Amanda Closier, The Open University (UK); Geraldine Huzar, The Open University (UK); and Sheila Chudasama, The Open University (UK)
Presenter Bio(s): Amanda Closier (she/her) is a Learning & Teaching Librarian at The Open University (UK) and a member of the library’s award-winning Live Engagement team. She delivers a wide range of training and creates skills activities for the Being digital website and for the Open University’s VLE. Twitter: @mandaclosier Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Geraldine Huzar is a Learning & Teaching Librarian at The Open University (UK). One of her main responsibilities during that time has been supporting and developing services for disabled students. This includes testing the accessibility of third-party resources and helping staff to create accessible learning objects. Email: email@example.com
Sheila Chudasama is a Learning & Teaching Librarian at The Open University (UK). As part of her role she works with facilities to embed library content and skills materials into modules. Sheila is also a part of the Authoring team to create accessible skills activities. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org