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Getting Started with EPUB

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Date
Thursday, April 25, 2019

Time
2:00PM – 3:00PM ET

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Description

Would you like to make reading more accessible for all of your learners? Consider publishing your own EPUB books or documents. This flexible format supports the customization needed to meet the needs of today's diverse readers. With EPUB, learners can adjust the text size and depending on the reader application, choose different fonts, change background colors, and more. In this session, you will explore some of the advantages of publishing to the EPUB format. You will then learn about the different types of EPUB documents you can create, when to use them, and how to get started creating your own EPUB books and documents using a number of free and low-cost tools.

Unable to attend the webinar?  No worries!  The link to the recording becomes available on this same page approximately one week after the webinar.

Presenters

Luis Pérez and Lynn McCormack, AEM Center
Richard Orme and George Kerscher, DAISY Consortium

Audience

K-12 Educators, Families, Postsecondary and Workforce Development Professionals

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Joining an AEM Center Webinar

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Accessible Educational Materials (AEM)

Print- and technology-based educational materials designed to be usable across the widest range of individual variability.

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