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Web Accessibility Initiative
www.w3.org/WAI/
Guidelines and resources from the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C). keywords: www, worldwide, wai, technology, standard, software, open, international, free, disability
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Americans With Disabilities Act Information
www.usdoj.gov/crt/ada/
The US Dept. of Justice's resource page for the ADA. Voluminous, and not limited to computer and Internet issues, but at least it should be fairly authoritative, if you're willing to wade through the material.
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Usability First - Accessibility
www.usabilityfirst.com/accessibility/index.txl
Includes background information on Accessibility and lists computer related accessibility aids according to types of disability. keywords: design, user, useable, useability, usable, universal, interface, free, diversity, barrier
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Viewable With Any Browser
www.anybrowser.org/campaign/
Campaign for a Non-Browser Specific WWW. Resources, more information and links about this effort.
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WebAIM - Web Accessibility in Mind
www.webaim.org
Information, training, resources, guidelines and standards for Web accessibility and disability access to the Web.
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Joeclark.org
www.joeclark.org
Accessibility information and Weblogs from the writer Joe Clark
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Accessible Webpage Design: Resources
library.uwsp.edu/aschmetz/Accessible/pub_resources.htm
Site created to promote awareness about the need for accessible web design and to steer those who wish to learn more about the topic into the right direction. keywords: universitywisconsin, universal, policy, free, barrier, americandisabilities, act, (ada)
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Web Accessibility Survey
library.uwsp.edu/aschmetz/Accessible/websurveys.htm
Some data collected on the accessibility of college and university web pages. keywords: design, universitywisconsin, universal, science, schoolslibraryinformation, policy, libraries, free, bobby, barrier
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Self Direction Community Project
www.selfdirection.org
Providing online disability awareness training. keywords: cornish, dissability, uk, projects, organisations, organisation, falmouth, cornwall, charity
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Webdisabilities.com
www.webdisabilities.com/
Listing of web companies that have been awarded a kite mark for considering the disabled user. keywords: designers, website, wai, voice, visual, users, spoken, notes, navigation, lotus
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Microsoft - Accessibility
www.microsoft.com/enable/
Information about Microsoft accessibility products and services. keywords: software, accessible, technologyeveryone, technology, spe, quadriplegic, paraplegic, impairments, hearing, handicapped
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UI Access
www.uiaccess.com
Resource for universal interface design and accessibility that provides techniques to support developing and implementing strategies. keywords: web, usability, user, uiaccess, ucd, tricks, training, tips, testing, section
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Accessify.com
www.accessify.com/
Tools, links and resources on Website accessibility.
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Accessible eLearning For All
www.alfaproject.co.uk
The ALFA Project is being developed to allow educational content providers to create eLearning on any subject and in any language. keywords: technology, research, online, knowledge, internet, innovation, economy, disabled, disability, development
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AnitraPavka.com
www.anitrapavka.com/
Personal weblog with views on accessibility issues, news, and accessibility events.
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AccessifyForum.com
www.accessifyforum.com/
Discussion forum regarding site building, news, and legal issues relating to accessibility.
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SightWeaver
www.mackers.com/projects/sightweaver/
SightWeaver is a tool for repairing HTML tables, to make them more accessible. keywords: xhtml, word, wcag, wai, summary, summaries, section, microsoft, headings, heading
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The Alliance for Technology Access: Web Accessibility
www.ataccess.org/rresources/Webaccess.html
Includes articles with many links to resources to educate and help with planning and creating accessible web pages. keywords: communication, alternative, toys, switch, software, single, screen, resourcespeopledisabilites, reader, keyboard
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TechDis Accessibility
www.techdis.ac.uk/seven/
Provides information on the technical and practical aspects of accessibility (including usability issues) and its evaluation, and information on how disabled users access the Internet.
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Web Credible: Accessibility Resources
www.webcredible.co.uk/user-friendly-resources/web-accessibility/
Offers tips, tricks, tutorials, links and information about Web accessibility, including UK legal requirements. keywords: articles
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W3 Compliant Sites
w3csites.com
A collection of web standards compliant web sites and their designers. keywords: xhtml, w3c, tableless, seo, search, rss, html, feed, engine, developer
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UsableAccess.com
www.usableaccess.com/
Web accessibility and usability resources including articles, news, discussion, and research. Focuses on both theory and practice of user-centered design. keywords: testing, website, section, interface, information, hci, graphic, evaluation, architecture, accessible
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The Guild of Accessible Web Designers
www.gawds.org
An association of organisations and accessible web designers and developers promoting accessible web design standards. keywords: guildaccessible, gawds
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alphaWorks : aDesigner
www.alphaworks.ibm.com/tech/adesigner
Disability simulator software that helps Web designers ensure that their pages are accessible and usable by the visually impaired. (IBM ID required to download.) keywords: utilities, technology, java, accessibility, testing, simulation, kits, impairment, eclipse, developer
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CNN: Web Sites are Locking out the Disabled
archives.cnn.com/2000/TECH/computing/08/07/web.site.accessibility.idg/index.html
Office buildings have wheelchair ramps and TV has closed captioning, but many Web sites are inaccessible to people with disabilities. Things don't have to be that way. keywords: talking, voice, software, screen, recognition, reader, peopledisabilities, handicapped, deaf, browser
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Access Matters
www.access-matters.com/
Bob Easton searches for accessibility best practices. keywords: web, seeking, mike, log, cherim, blog, accessible
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Standards-schmandards
www.standards-schmandards.com
Weblog about web standards, accessibility and usability. keywords: universal, section, guidelines, government, design, ajax, 508
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All About Access
blog.carrolltech.org/
A weblog about web accessibility and issues involving access technology at large, including but not limited to screen readers, operating systems and productivity software.
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USPS Section 508 Handbook in HTML
www.usps.com/cpim/ftp/hand/as508/welcome.htm
Explains the requirements of Section 508 and sets forth, in broad outline, the Postal Service's policies on how to comply with them.
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USPS Section 508 Technical Reference Guide in HTML
www.usps.com/cpim/ftp/hand/as508a/welcome.htm
Technical Reference guide in support of USPS AS-508, detailing techniques and technical approaches to Section 508 and accessibility.
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Accessible Ireland
www.accessibleireland.net
Aims to promote accessible design and enable website designers to receive feedback on their web sites from users, disabled and otherwise.
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Business Benefits of Accessible Web Design
www.w3.org/WAI/bcase/benefits.html
Describes the many business and technical benefits that are realised by applying the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) to Web applications. keywords: wai, w3c, share, market, legal, efficiency, disability
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RNIB Web Access Centre Blog
www.rnib.org.uk/wacblog/feed/atom/
News and announcements from the UK's Royal National Institute for the Blind.
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Web Accessibility Toolbar for Opera
www.paciellogroup.com/resources/wat-about.html
Browser add-on from the Web Accessibility Tools Consortium providing useful tools and validation links. Documentation and free download. keywords: website, paciello, assistive, technology, site, peopledisabilities, java, group, flash, ajax
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Wikipedia: Web Accessibility
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Web_accessibility
Encyclopedia article about the topic, including discussion of benefits, technology, guidelines, and legal provisions. keywords: statementsmay, standards, palsy, disabilities, cognitive, closed, cerebral, caption, british, braille
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WCAG 2.0: Woeful to Wonderful in One Easy Draft?
accessites.org/site/2007/05/wcag2-woeful-to-wonderful-in-one-easy-draft/
Accessites.org article by Jack Pickard, providing a review of the latest changes to the working draft.
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hAccessibility
www.webstandards.org/2007/04/27/haccessibility/
Article by Bruce Lawson and James Craig, raising accessibility issues with the use of some microformats, and specifically the abbr design pattern.
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RNIB Web Access Centre
www.rnib.org.uk/xpedio/groups/public/documents/code/public_rnib008789.hcsp
A free online resource centre to help designers and managers create accessible web sites. Also links to consultancy services.
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Philippine Web Accessibility Group (PWAG)
www.pwag.org/
A non-profit association of web designers and advocates of web accessibility based in the Philippines. Membership information, resources, and frequently asked questions. keywords: standards, disabled, disabilities
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Google Groups: Accessible
groups.google.com/group/accessible/
Forum for users of Google's accessibility services to share tips on what works well and what could be made better.
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Library Hi Tech Volume 20, Issue 2
thesius.emeraldinsight.com/Insight/viewContainer.do?containerType=Issue&containerId=17813
Special issue: Accessibility of web-based information resources for people with disabilities. Read abstracts online; pay for access to full articles.
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Searchenginewatch - Don't Disable Your Site for Handicapped Users
searchenginewatch.com/3506256
Article by Matt Bailey. Designers of web sites that are not accessible to disabled users are overlooking a market segment of millions of searchers and potential buyers.
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