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Workshop on Resource Sharing Services for Print Disabled Canadians

October 26-28, 2001 Workshop

List of Participants (October 2001)


Members from the Council on Access to Information for Print Disabled Canadians

Mr. Joby Fleming
Student, Memorial University of Newfoundland
President, National Educational Association for Disabled Students (NEADS)
St. John's, NL

Ms. Donna Passey
Coordinator
Blind and Visually Impaired Unit
Education and Training, Student Services
Department of Education
Winnipeg, MB

M. André Vincent
Directeur général
Regroupement des aveugles et amblyopes du Québec (RAAQ)
Montréal, QC

Mr. Peter Webster
Head of Information Systems
Patrick Power Library
St. Mary's University
Halifax, NS

Senior Advisor for the Council

Ms. Mary Frances Laughton
Chief, Assistive Devices-Industry Office
Industry Canada
Ottawa, ON

Speakers and Participants from Various Communities

Mr. Jennison Asuncion
Co-Director, The Adaptech Project
Dawson College
Montreal, QC

M. Paul Henri Buteau
Chef de Programme Bibliothèque et adaptation de l'information en médias substituts
Institut Nazareth et Louis Braille (INLB)
Longueuil, QC

Ms. Heather Cross - (Canadian Association of Research Libraries (CARL))
Coordinator,
Library Services for Students with Disabilities
Maxwell MacOdrum Library
Carleton University
Ottawa, ON

Ms. Patricia Derrick
Senior Program Officer
Office of Disability Issues, Human Resources Development Canada (HRDC)
Hull, QC

Ms. Rosemary Griebel
Council of Administrators of Large Urban Public Libraries and The Alberta Library
Customer Service Manager
Calgary Public Library
Calgary, AB

Ms. Claudette Gudbranson
Learning Disabilities Association of Canada
Ottawa, ON

Ms. Rosemary Kavanagh
Executive Director
CNIB Library
Toronto, ON

M. Ryan Klomp
Transcription des services
Centre des services spéciaux
Université d'Ottawa
Unicentre, 3ième étage
Ottawa, ON

Ms. Irene Lambert
National Federation of the Blind : Advocates for Equality (NFB:AE)
330-5 Somervale Gardens
Pointe-Claire, Qc

Mr. Jim Looney
Manager, Technology & Information Services
Public Library Services Branch
Ministry of Community, Aboriginal and Women's Services
Province of British Columbia
Burnaby, BC

Ms. Leslie Muirhead - (Canadian Association of Public Libraries)
Manager of Outreach Services
Hamilton Public Library
Hamilton, ON

Ms. Victoria Owen
Director, Library Services
CNIB Library for the Blind
Toronto, ON

Ms. Shelagh Paterson
Manager, Advocacy Programs
CNIB Library
Toronto, ON

Mme Yolaine Ruel - (Canadian Association of Disability Service Providers in Post Secondary Education (CADSPPE))
Coordinatrice
Centre des services spéciaux
Université d'Ottawa
Ottawa, ON

Ms. Kristie Saumure
MLIS Student
SLIS, University of Alberta
Edmonton, AB

Mme Marjorie Théodore
La Magnétothèque
Montréal, QC

Ms. Susan Vida
Vice-President External and Quebec Representative
National Educational Association of Disabled Students (NEADS)

Ms. Colette Wilson
Neighbourhood Libraries Manager
Hamilton Public Library
Dundas, ON

Ms. Joan Wolforth - (Canadian Association of Disability Service Providers in Post Secondary Education (CADSPPE))
Director
Office of Disabled Student Services
McGill University
Montreal, QC

Participants from the National Library of Canada

Ms. Mary Bond
A/Manager, Public Services
Reference and Information Services
National Library of Canada
Ottawa, ON

Ms. Gwynneth Evans
Director General
National and International Programs
National Library of Canada
Ottawa, ON

Ms. Emilie Lowenberg
Chief, Union Catalogue Division
National Library of Canada
Hull, QC

Mme Huguette Lussier -Tremblay
Bibliothécaire des systèmes
Gestion des services aux clients
Bibliothèque nationale du Canada
Hull, QC

Ms. Carol Smale
A/Director General
Research and Information Services
National Library of Canada
Ottawa, ON

Resource Persons

Mr. Tom Delsey, Consultant

Mr. Chuck Letourneau, Consultant