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Re: DAISY Publishes White Paper on the Benefits of EPUB 3

From: <angela@brightwing.ca>
Date: Fri, 11 Sep 2020 11:01:23 -0500
Message-Id: <CDB75350-8C01-46F3-A1E5-A77F802C098D@brightwing.ca>
Cc: W3C EPUB 3 Community Group <public-epub3@w3.org>, W3C Publishing Business Group <public-publishingbg@w3.org>
To: kerscher@montana.com
Thank you, George. I was just reading this over myself as accessibility is a core value for us at Bright Wing!
Will be sure to share widely.


Partner | BRIGHTWING Media

> On Sep 11, 2020, at 10:57 AM, <kerscher@montana.com> <kerscher@montana.com> wrote:
> Dear W3C Publishing community,
> Sorry for the cross posting.
> The DAISY Consortium has published a white paper encouraging the use of Born Accessible EPUB 3 files for corporate, government and university publications and documents. We believe this marks a point in time when the EPUB 3  format  begins to work its way into the mainstream.
> I encourage you to read the white paper, and to share it broadly, especially to decision makers  in your company or organization.
> Links to the White Paper in all formats:
> https://daisy.org/MDPWhitepaper <https://daisy.org/MDPWhitepaper>
> The News article on the DAISY Website:
> https://daisy.org/news-events/news/daisy-publishes-white-paper-on-the-benefits-of-epub-3/ <https://daisy.org/news-events/news/daisy-publishes-white-paper-on-the-benefits-of-epub-3/>
> The Press release:
> https://daisy.org/info-help/document-archive/press-release-epub-3-the-strategic-solution-for-your-digital-documents/ <https://daisy.org/info-help/document-archive/press-release-epub-3-the-strategic-solution-for-your-digital-documents/>
> Best
> George
> George Kerscher Ph.D.
> -In our Information Age, access to information is a fundamental human right.
> Chief Innovations Officer, DAISY Consortium
> http://www.daisy.org <http://www.daisy.org/>
> Senior Advisor, Global Literacy, Benetech
> http://www.benetech.org <http://www.benetech.org/>
> President, International Digital Publishing Forum (IDPF) 
> http://www.idpf.org <http://www.idpf.org/>
> Member of the National Museum and Library Services  Board (IMLS)
> http://www.imls.gov <http://www.imls.gov/>
> Chair Steering Council Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI), at W3C
> http://www.w3.org/WAI <http://www.w3.org/WAI>
> Phone: +1 406/549-4687
> Cell:+1 406/544-2466 
> Email: kerscher@montana.com <mailto:kerscher@montana.com>

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