Internship Experience: Office of Presidential Libraries

(St. Louis Post-Dispatch) – Sierra Gregg was excited about her internship at the Office of Presidential Libraries in Washington. Her task in the summer of 2011 was to help beef up the office’s social media presence on sites such as Facebook and Twitter.

As the 21st anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act was approaching, Gregg, a student at Truman State University, began looking for records to feature, but found only two, neither of which was a copy of the law that changed the way those with disabilities are treated in the U.S. And neither was in a format that would allow software or reading equipment used by those visually impaired to be of use.

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