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Mailing Lists

There are various discussion and mailing lists available that focus on the topics of web and information technology accessibility. Conversations range from the specific technical details involved for accessible code to policy and processes to consider in a higher education environment.

CCC Mailing Lists

The mailing lists housed at the HTCTU have been moved to a new mailing list platform. Previous list members have been automatically transferred to the new system.

How to Subscribe

To sign up for a mailing list:

  1. Choose your desired list from the table below and the link will direct you to the Subscription list page.
  2. Enter your name and email address for the desired mailing list.
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List NameDescription
Alternate Media List For discussions about the creation, use, and processes involving alternate formats, such as braille, e-text, and other media formats for students with print-disabilities.
CAPED Mailing List For CAPED members and announcements regarding CAPED events.
CAPED AT CIG List The Assistive Technology CAPED Interest Group.
CAPED Veterans CIG For CAPED members involved in the Veterans CAPED Interest Group.
CAPED Counseling and Career Development For CAPED members for counseling and career development communications. 
DEAF Mailing List For discussions on deaf and hard-of-hearing issues.
DSPS Directors List For DSPS Directors to share and exchange information regarding services, processes, and questions related to serving students with disabilities in the California Community Colleges.
ITACCESS Mailing List For California Community College representatives to discuss issues pertaining to electronic and information technology and web accessibility. Announcements regarding the availability of new and current resources from the CCC Accessibility Center are posted to this list.
LD Mailing List For discussions related to learning disabilities.
Region A Includes the following colleges: Lake Tahoe Community College, American River College, Consumes River College, Folsom Lake College, Sacramento City College, Sierra College, Woodland Community College, Yuba College, Mendocino College, College of the Redwoods, Butte College, Feather River College, Lassen College, Shasta College, and College of the Siskiyous
Region B Includes the following colleges: Chabot College, Las Positas College, Contra Costa College, Diablo Valley College, Las Medanos College, Ohlone College, College of Alameda, Berkeley City College, Laney College, Merritt College, San Francisco City College, Canada College, College of San Mateo, Skyline College, College of Marin, Napa Valley College, Solano Community College, Santa Rosa Junior College, Cabrillo College, Hartnell College, Monterey Peninsula College, De Anza College, Foothill College, Gavilan College, Evergreen Valley College, San Jose City College, Mission College, and West Valley College
Region C Includes the following colleges: Bakersfield College, Cerro Coso Community College, Porterville College, Merced College, San Joaquin Delta College, College of the Sequoias, Clovis Community College, Fresno City College, Reedley College, West Hills College Coalinga, West Hills College Lemoore, Taft College, Modesto Junior College, and Columbia College
Region D Includes the following colleges: Allan Hancock College, Cuesta College, Santa Barbara City College, College of the Canyons, Moorpark College, Oxnard College, Ventura College, and Antelope Valley College
Region E Includes the following colleges: Cuyamaca College, Grossmont College, Imperial Valley College, MiraCosta College, Palomar College, San Diego City College, San Diego Continuing Education, San Diego Mesa College, San Diego Miramar College, and Southwestern College
Region F Includes the following colleges: Barstow College, Chaffey College, Copper Mountain College, College of the Desert, Mt. San Jacinto College, Palo Verde College, Moreno Valley College, Norco College, Riverside City College, Crafton Hills College, San Bernardino Valley College, and Victor Valley College
Region G Includes the following colleges: Cerritos College, Citrus College, El Camino College, Glendale Community College, Long Beach City College, East Los Angeles College, Los Angeles City College, Los Angeles Harbor College, Los Angeles Mission College, Los Angeles Pierce College, Los Angeles Southwest College, Los Angeles Trade-Tech College, Los Angeles Valley College, West Los Angeles College, Mt. San Antonio College, Pasadena City College, Rio Hondo College, Santa Monica College, Coastline Community College, Golden West College, Orange Coast College, Cypress College, Fullerton College, School of Continuing Ed, Santa Ana College, Santiago Canyon College, Irvine Valley College, and Saddleback College 

 

External Mailing Lists

The following mailing lists offer communication forums on web, assistive technology, and information technology accessibility with a focus on higher education. These lists are not managed by the CCC Accessibility Center.

List NameDescription
EDUCAUSE IT Accessibility Group The IT Accessibility Constituent Group helps the EDUCAUSE community to assess the scope of issues of IT accessibility and focus on how to approach campus-wide universal access to information available via technology.
ATHEN Mailing List The ATHEN mailing list is an open communication forum for asking questions and exchanging ideas as it relates to assistive technology, web accessibility, alternate formats, disability, and higher education.
WebAIM Mailing List The WebAIM web accessibility mailing list is for anyone interested in discussing web accessibility issues. Questions and comments should pertain to web accessibility topics.