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Re: Chemistry in published materials

From: Peter Krautzberger <peter@krautzource.com>
Date: Thu, 19 Jul 2018 08:57:14 +0200
Message-ID: <CABOtQmFHMYBZ0mD-ocq7pVt6pDK9AqoOJ4Rxi+HteOv_OgiVvA@mail.gmail.com>
To: George Kerscher <kerscher@montana.com>
Cc: W3C EPUB 3 Community Group <public-epub3@w3.org>, W3C Publishing Working Group <public-publ-wg@w3.org>, WAI Coordination Call <public-wai-cc@w3.org>, Transition to Accessible EPUB <transition-to-accessible-epub@daisy.org>, DIAGRAM Standards <diagram_standards@benetech.org>
Dear George,

If you haven't already, you might want to check out the work on chemical
diagrams by Volker Sorge [1].

Best regards,
Peter Krautzberger.

[1] http://www.progressiveaccess.com/chemistry/index.php

2018-07-19 0:41 GMT+02:00 George Kerscher <kerscher@montana.com>:

> Dear EPUB Community Group, WP WG, and WAI Chairs,
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> Associated with a grant from the Department of Education in the USA, we
> are looking at how to provide published Chemistry content to the
> mainstream, and to persons with disabilities that use Assistive Technology
> (AT).
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> We are just starting this fact finding phase. ChemML has been mentioned,
> but we are not married to any particular solution. I am fairly sure we will
> need a great looking presentation, and we will need semantic information
> that can be explored chunk-by-chunk using AT.
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> I created an issue, number 66 in the EPUB Community Group with the label
> Best Practice (I hope I did this right!)
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> https://github.com/w3c/publ-cg/issues/66
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> Also, if you would like to email me separately off list, my email is
> kerscher@montana.com
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> So, this kicks off this discovery phase.
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> Best
>
> George
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> George Kerscher Ph.D.
>
> -In our Information Age, access to information is a fundamental human
> right.
>
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> Phone: +1 406/549-4687
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> Email: kerscher@montana.com
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