The Trace Research & Development Center is a part of the College of Information Studies at the University of Maryland. Founded in 1971 by a group of students at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Trace has been a pioneer in the field of technology and disability, known for high-impact research and development.
To apply engineering, computer science, disability studies, public policy, and information science to prevent the barriers to, and capitalize on the opportunities presented by, current and emerging information and telecommunication technologies.
A world that is accessible and usable by people of all ages and all abilities - each experiencing information and communication technology in a way they can understand and use.
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Trace Center Management Team:
Gregg C. Vanderheiden, Ph.D.
J. Bern Jordan, Ph.D.
Asst. Research Scientist
To Contact the Trace Center
Fax: (301) 314.9145
Tel: (301) 405.2043
College of Information Studies
Room 4105 Hornbake Bldg, South Wing
4130 Campus Drive
College Park, MD 20742