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Making Information Graphics Accessible for Visually Impaired Individuals Authors:

  title={Making Information Graphics Accessible for Visually Impaired Individuals Authors:},
  author={Kenneth E. Barner},
We propose a system that automatically extracts substantial information from graphics and generates multi-modal accessible representations for visually impaired individuals. Introduction Information graphics (line graphs, bar charts, pie charts, etc.) are increasingly pervasive in digital scientific literatures and business reports. Such visual depictions present a wide variety of quantitative data, enabling readers to easily acquire the nature of the underlying information. Unfortunately… 

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