ACE supports users with print disabilities at participating Ontario colleges and universities by making library collections accessible through an online platform. ACE contains a variety of library books which have been digitized and made available in accessible formats.
Visit, call, or email Mary Gauthier, Alternative Media Technician, firstname.lastname@example.org or 613-544-5400 ext 1636. After she has confirmed that you are registered with their office, you will be referred via email to Katherine Butler, Library & Copyright Technician, who is also the ACE Lead for St. Lawrence College tri-campus.
All communication can be done via email, there is no requirement to visit Mary or Katherine in-person.
The Accessible Content E-Portal (ACE) provides alternative formats for print material held in our Library collection, including colour and black and white PDFs, DAISY, ePub and plain text. ACE is a service provided by Scholars Portal.
Library users registered with Student Wellness and Accessibility with documented print disabilities should contact email@example.com to receive an ACE token. Once you have received an ACE token:
If the book you need is not available in ACE, contact firstname.lastname@example.org to request digitization. NOTE that digitization service is suspended during the COVID-19 campus closure.
All print material in the library is available, minus special collections such as reserves (current textbooks; see below) and reference materials.
Accessible versions of current course texts can only be obtained from Student Wellness & Accessibility (SWA).
Only print books held in the St. Lawrence College Library system are eligible for request. To see what books we have in our collection, please browse our online catalogue.
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