IT Accessibility

Best practices for creating accessible online content.

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Blackboard Ally: Getting Started with Accessibility

Your class is full of diverse students with unique learning abilities. Providing them with more accessible original content means they can choose formats that work best for them: HTML for improved reading on mobile phones, Electronic Braille for the visually impaired, and Audio for learning on the go. Ally automatically scans your original content and performs a series of steps to make them more accessible.

Bookmarks in Word

Adding bookmarks automatically for accessibility purposes.

Creating Accessible PDFs

Tips and common errors when creating PDFs.

Overview of Accessible Documents

Headings, lists, alt text for images, document language and table use.

Quality Assurance, Accessibility and SEO scans of websites

Information on how to use Siteimprove to identify problems with a website.

Unable to Run the Microsoft Accessibility Checker

Old versions of Microsoft Office files may need to be updated to allow the Accessibility Checker to run.