Publications & Checklists
Accessibility Planning and Resource Guide for Cultural Administrators
The Guide provides guidance to cultural administrators on how to achieve accessible and inclusive programming for everyone including individuals with disabilities and older adults.
Design for Accessibility:
A Cultural Administrator's Handbook
Designed to help organizations not only comply with Section 504 and the
Americans with Disabilities Act, but to assist in making access an integral
part of planning, mission, programs, outreach, meetings, budget and staffing.
Tip Sheet on the 2010 Revised Regulations of the Americans with Disabilities Act
This tip sheet is an easy-to-read explanation of the 2010 revisions to the Americans with Disabilities Act Titles II and III that impact arts and cultural organizations, including requirements for ticketing, mobility devices, service animals, and new construction.
Accessibility Checklist for Lodging Facilities
A self-help survey for owners, franchisors, and managers of lodging facilities.
Developed by the U.S. Department of Justice Civil Rights Division.
Developed with the Graphic Artists Guild Foundation, it is a graphics
package of 12 major access symbols, available online or on computer disk,
designed to help organizations better advertise their accessible programs
Guidelines for Accessible Exhibition Design
A useful tool developed by the Smithsonian to assist exhibition designers,
curators, registrars, conservators, collections managers, designers, editors,
developers, educators, and other exhibition team members to open their
exhibits to diverse audiences.
Section 504 Self-Evaluation Workbook
This Program Evaluation Workbook (Workbook) his designed to assist staff of Endowment grant recipients in evaluating the current state of accessibility of their programs and activities to disabled visitors and employees.
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