Towards Cultural Inclusion: Using Mobile Technologies to Increase Access to Audio Description

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Thomas Conway
Brett Oppegaard
Megan Conway


accessibility, assistive technology, blind and visually impaired


Abstract: This paper describes a National Park Service (NPS) and University of Hawaii research project that is developing a mobile application for audio describing NPS print brochures for blind and visually impaired park users. The project has the potential to expand access to cultural and aesthetic material for blind and visually impaired people.

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