If a crisis like COVID-19 hasn’t pushed government to take action to improve broadband access, what can?

Angelena Iglesia

This column is an opinion by Erin Knight, a digital rights campaigner at OpenMedia, which works to keep the internet open, affordable, and surveillance-free. For more information about CBC’s Opinion section, please see the FAQ. When COVID-19 struck, the internet was the seatbelt that stopped us from catapulting through the windshield. By mid-March, […]

Public Access Law Libraries | NYCOURTS.GOV

Angelena Iglesia

Each county must have a library with legal information that everyone can use. Legal information includes laws, court cases, and other materials that build and expand on the laws of New York State. Law libraries in some counties have legal resources that law libraries in other counties do not, but […]

FAQ on Government Access to Medical Records

Angelena Iglesia

Answers to Frequently Asked Questions about Government Access to Personal Medical Information (under the USA Patriot Act and the HIPAA regulations)   Introduction If you have visited a doctor’s office, hospital or pharmacy over the past few months, you may have received a notice telling you that your medical records […]

Universal Access in the Information Society

Angelena Iglesia

This journal addresses the accessibility, usability, and, ultimately, acceptability of Information Society Technologies by anyone, anywhere, at anytime, and through any media and device. Universal Access in the Information Society (UAIS) focuses on theoretical, methodological, and empirical research, of both a technological and non-technological nature, that addresses equitable access and […]

Access Canberra – Home

Angelena Iglesia

Supporting Our Community: COVID-19 (Coronavirus) important details To best support our staff and community, from Monday 6 April 2020, you can complete all Access Canberra transactions online or by calling 13 22 81, unless you are applying for a brand-new ACT driver licence. Some key vehicle transaction (such […]