Podcast Episode 16 – Perkins School for the Blind

Disability History Association Podcast – Episode 16 (October 2019): Perkins School for the Blind

Jen Hale, archivist at the Perkins School for the Blind, discusses the school’s history and collections.

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Jen Hale is the Archivist for the Perkins School for the Blind. She has presented on the need for accessible photographs in digital collections and on legal and ethical considerations for digitization selection. Jen is a coauthor of Read by Touch: Stewarding the Reading and Writing Collection at the Perkins School for the Blind (Preservation, Digital Technology & Culture, April 2016). More information about the Perkins archives is available at https://www.perkins.org/archives .