This paper will focus on the rationale behind and the work to date on the Common Terms Registry, a database that improves the ability to articulate Assistive Technology needs and solutions by providing a common vocabulary of clearly defined terms.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Tony Atkins
    • 1
  • Gregg C. Vanderheiden
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Raising the Floor – InternationalSwitzerland
  2. 2.Trace R&D CenterUniversity of Wisconsin – MadisonUSA

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