Join us for a presentation about Harvard University's Digital Accessibility Policy presented by Kenton Doyle, Director, Harvard Web Publishing, and Kyle Shachmut, Program Manager, Digital Accessibility Services, HUIT.
Everyone has a role to play in making Harvard’s information accessible. Learn about the policies, practices, and services available at the University for improving digital accessibility. Find...
Join us for a Screen Reader Demo presented by DeAnn Elliott, Accessibility Testing Coordinator, Digital Strategies & Innovation, Harvard Library.
Screen readers are software programs that allow blind or visually impaired users to read the text that is displayed on the computer screen with a speech synthesizer. When developing software, screen readers are used to verify what the site impaired person is experiencing. Are we catching everything?
Join us for this screen reader demo with DeAnn Elliott. DeAnn...
Join us for Scripting Audio Descriptions for Video presented by Kyle Shachmut, Manager of Digital Accessibility at University Disability Resources.
There is so much more to creating accessible videos than captions and audio description. This session will discuss the processes HarvardX has implemented to produce quality accessible instructional videos, across a wide range of academic disciplines, in online courses.
Join us for Learn to Draw: Using visual thinking to understand and solve UX problems presented by Tim Murray, UX Strategy Lead, Enterprise Architecture, HUIT.
You don’t need to be trained artist to quickly get your thoughts on paper in a simple and powerful way. Informal sketching helps hone your own understanding of User Experience problems and invites others into the discovery process. In this workshop, we’ll learn and practice...
Join us for Baker Library Alumni Case Study presented by Dimitri Siavelis, Digital Product Manager, User Experience at Baker Library & Special Collections.
HBS Baker Library is launching a new website under the Baker Library brand that aims to educate Alumni about lifelong access to resources. Prior to starting the work, we engaged with HBS Alumni and worked with our External Relations partners to conduct qualitative research to inform our...
Join us for Journey Mapping 101 presented by Allison Herrera, UX Researcher, Countway Library.
Learn about the basics of Journey Mapping to better understand and communicate user experiences in your organization. Journey Maps are visualizations of a process that a person goes through. If you’ve never heard of journey mapping or if you’ve never created a journey map then this is the session for you! We’ll show examples and explore an ongoing...
Join us for How Harvard Library Uses SiteImprove presented by Amy Deschenes, Head of UX & Digital Accessibility, Digital Strategies and Innovation, Harvard Library.
Come hear an in-depth case study about how Harvard Library uses SiteImprove to manage automated accessibility checks. Walk through how Harvard Library organized the various websites they manage, how they worked with content creators and developers to make fixes, as well as how they...