Virtual Ability: Orientation ONE in Second Life® (part 1 of 3)

Watch in HD 720p:
(9.5 minutes)
Part TWO:
(8.4 minutes)
(5.3 minutes)
「Where limitations are just stepping stones… to a place with no limitations.」 Virtual Ability
Join Gentle Heron for a tour of the orientation areas of Virtual Ability Island. Virtual Ability is a joint project of Alliance Library System and Virtual Ability Inc., 『Share the Health』 funded by the National Library of Medicine. Healthinfo Island blog:
Visit Infointernational Island in Second Life to find out more from the librarians at the reference area or take a look at the Infoisland blog:


Virtual Ability Island in the very beautiful Second Life ® orientation & tour

Watch the orientation videos in HD:
Welcome to the Grand Opening of Virtual Ability Island in the virtual world, Second Life.
Grand Opening Transcription by Lyday Latte.
(Additional credits and text can be seen using the 『annotations』 which only appear to be working in the standard view!) Too bad.
Visit Virtual Ability Island:…
Virtual Ability Youtube Video:

Funding came through an initial grant from the National Library of Medicine to the Alliance Library System and is sustained by the generosity of individual contributors to Virtual Ability, Inc.

Virtual Ability, Inc. is a Non-profit, Tax-Exempt Organization under Section 501(c)(3) of the United States Internal Revenue Code and is
based in Colorado, USA.

Their mission is to enable people with a wide range of disabilities
to enter into virtual worlds like Second Life®, and provide them
with a supporting environment once there.

Your donation is deductible as a charitable donation
for federal income tax purposes in the United States.
Heron Sanctuary, Alliance Library System (Alliance Virtual Library), and a million thanks to all of the donors, volunteers and visitors.

Funded in part through a grant National Institute of Health (NIH)
and sustained by the hard work & generosity of donors and many volunteers.

Your generous contribution of $100, $50, or even $20 will allow us
to expand our services supporting people with disabilities in virtual worlds like Second Life.

100% of funds raised go toward the costs of operating and providing
the services of Virtual Ability, Inc.

[email protected]

Skyward ~ Big Dog Music
WarriorDance ~ Dorje Productions
Benediction ~ Lynne Publishing
Exploration ~ Cassidy Bisher

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Machinima: HVX Silverstar
Machinima Institute
in the very beautiful Second Life®


Carolina Keats or Eme Capalini and Gentle Heron in SL, for more information.
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