Design for accessibility


Contributors:
National Endowment for the Arts
National Endowment for the Humanities
National Assembly of State Arts Agencies (U.S.)
Publication:
Washington (D.C.) : National Endowment for the Arts, National Endowment for the Humanities, and National Assembly of State Arts Agencies, 2003
[2,] 164, [1] p. : ill., photos ; 28 cm.

This resource is designed to help you not only comply with Section 504 and the Americans with Disabilities Act, but to assist you in making access an integral part of your organization’s planning, mission, programs, outreach, meetings, budget and staffing.

“‘Design for Accessibility: a Cultural Administrator’s Handbook’ represents an update of the Arts Endowment’s ‘The Arts and 504′ (1992) with additional information from the 700-page ‘Design for Accessibility: an Arts Administrator’s Guide’ produced by the Arts Endowment and NASAA in 1994″–Foreword.

“This book was produced in 2003 through an interagency agreement between the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) and the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) and through an NEA cooperative agreement with the National Assembly of State Arts Agencies and contract with The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts”–P. [165].

Subjects:
United States--Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990
Barrier-free design--Law and legislation--United States--Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Discrimination in public accommodations--Law and legislation--United States--Handbooks, manuals, etc.