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25. ACCESS WORDS

SUGGESTIONS FOR ADDITIONS TO THIS GLOSSARY ARE WELCOME...

1. ACCESSIBLE = UNASSISTED COMPATIBILITY

2. ADAPTABLE TECHNOLOGY = SEE AT BELOW

3. ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY (AT) = SOFTWARE OR HARDWARE TO INCREASE, MAINTAIN OR IMPROVE DISABLED ACCESS

4. BVI = BLIND VISION IMPAIRED

5. CCTV = CLOSED CIRCUIT TELEVISION (VIDEO MAGNIFIER)

6. DB = DIGITAL BOOK

7. DAISY = DIGITAL ACCESSIBLE INFORMATION SYSTEM (BOOKS FORMAT)

8. DISABLED ISSUES = BENEFITS, CIVIL RIGHTS, COMMUNITY HELP, EDUCATION, EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS, EMPLOYMENT, HEALTH, HOUSING, TECHNOLOGY AND TRANSPORTATION FOR DISABLED CONSUMERS

9. INCLUSIVE DESIGN = DEVICES, PROVIDERS OR ENVIRONMENTS WHICH GIVE EQUAL ACCESS

10. LINK = ONLINE HYPERLINKS FOR JUMPING TO SPECIFIC INFORMATION

11. OCR = OPTICAL CHARACTER READER (TALKING SCANNER)

12. SECTION 5O4 LAW = DISABLED PROTECTION FROM DISCRIMINATION BY INSURING ACCOMMODATION FOR EQUAL ACCESS UNDER THE NATIONAL REHABILITATION ACT OF 1973

13. SECTION 5O8 LAW = DISABLED PROTECTION TO DEVELOP, MATURE OR MAINTAIN INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY UNDER THE NATIONAL REHABILITATION ACT OF 1973

14. SIGHT LOSS = SEE FRONT PAGE OF THIS WEBSITE

15. UNIVERSAL DESIGN = MAINSTREAM PRODUCTS AND OR SERVICES THAT ARE ACCESSIBLE TO AND USABLE BY MOST CONSUMERS DISABLED OR NOT

16. USABLE = SOFTWARE OR HARDWARE EFFECTIVE, EFFICIENT OR SATISFACTORY FOR DISABLED ACCESS

17. VI = VISION IMPAIRED

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