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Re: DPUB proposal for metadata SC

From: <josh@interaccess.ie>
Date: Tue, 06 Dec 2016 11:33:34 +0000
To: "Siegman, Tzviya - Hoboken" <tsiegman@wiley.com>, WCAG <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
Cc: "Avneesh Singh (avneesh.sg@gmail.com)" <avneesh.sg@gmail.com>, "Charles LaPierre (charlesl@benetech.org)" <charlesl@benetech.org>, "George Kerscher (kerscher@montana.com)" <kerscher@montana.com>, "Matt Garrish" <matt.garrish@gmail.com>, "Madeleine Rothberg (madeleine_rothberg@wgbh.org)" <madeleine_rothberg@wgbh.org>
Message-Id: <emac91fc7f-508d-4add-bc03-8447575abd01@josh_machine>
Thanks Tzviya for the update, and to David, Katie, Liddy et al for their 
efforts.

Josh

------ Original Message ------
From: "Siegman, Tzviya - Hoboken" <tsiegman@wiley.com>
To: "WCAG" <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
Cc: "Avneesh Singh (avneesh.sg@gmail.com)" <avneesh.sg@gmail.com>; 
"Charles LaPierre (charlesl@benetech.org)" <charlesl@benetech.org>; 
"George Kerscher (kerscher@montana.com)" <kerscher@montana.com>; "Matt 
Garrish" <matt.garrish@gmail.com>; "Madeleine Rothberg 
(madeleine_rothberg@wgbh.org)" <madeleine_rothberg@wgbh.org>
Sent: 05/12/2016 19:40:39
Subject: DPUB proposal for metadata SC

>Hi WCAG,
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>Several of us met to discuss SC for metadata for WCAG 2.1 today.
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>Here is our proposed language to get started:
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>Accessibility Metadata is provided which describes the accessibility 
>characteristics of the content using an openly published vocabulary. At 
>a minimum this is a machine readable description either on the page or 
>referenced from the set of pages to which it applies. A human readable 
>summary may also be provided.
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>We will meet again to define Accessibility Metadata. Define 
>Openly-published vocabulary and create examples. Katie and Liddie will 
>also work on editing Appendix C.
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>David Macdonald is adding an issue to GitHub as well.
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>Thanks to everyone who participated in the call for a successful 
>meeting.
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>Tzviya
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>Tzviya Siegman
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>Information Standards Lead
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>Wiley
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>201-748-6884
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>tsiegman@wiley.com
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