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Web Accessibility

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'Web accessibility refers to the practice of making websites usable by people of all abilities and disabilities. When sites are correctly designed, developed and edited, all users can have equal access to information and functionality.The Web Support Team is commited to providing web-based information and services in an accessible manner to all users, including persons with disabilities. For your convenience, we have provided information on the Web accessibility standards created as part of... More
Material Type: Reference Material
Technical Format: HTML/Text
Date Added to MERLOT: November 10, 2006
Date Modified in MERLOT: June 09, 2015
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Submitter: Branka Sarac

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Primary Audience: Grade School, Middle School, High School, College General Ed, College Lower Division, College Upper Division, Graduate School, Professional
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Technical Requirements: Windows Media Player, Real Media Player
Language: English
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Avatar for Karen Wisdom
8 years ago

Karen Wisdom (Faculty)

This is an extremely comprehensive website. They posted an article entitled "Websites 'failing' disabled users" (BBC) that I found particularly interesting - few look at exactly how many are failing and who are hit the hardest. Here's the direct link to the article: http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/technology/3626533.stm

Avatar for ali abueisa
8 years ago

ali abueisa (Student)

Hi Branka, Really this amazing website, and has lots of interesting educational materials. It provides an array of resources designed to help every body to create accessible web contents, to tools helps the organization build its capacity to maintain electronic accessibility. This website as the logo says “web accessibility for all”, “failure is not an option”. It has many navigation features, like what is new, instructional resources that includes tutorials, learn by examples, capacity building, web standards, show case and many other features. The last thing I explored is section 508 guide lines. Thank you again for the hard work and have a nice week end Yours truly, Ali Abueisa