Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) This 2005 Act provides for accessibility standards. It states that libraries in Ontario, Canada, need to have a way to provide information in an accessible format upon request.
Advocacy The process of increasing support and awareness for libraries and their services through increased visibility.
American Library Association (ALA) Founded in 1876 and based in the United States, the American Library Association is a nonprofit organization that promotes libraries with information, news, events, and advocacy resources for members, librarians, and library users.
Association of Research Libraries (ARL) A nonprofit organization of 124 research libraries at comprehensive research ...