AU's Web Accessibility Initiative
- Technology Accessibility Group (TAG)
- W3C Web Accessibility Initiative
- W3C-WAI Guidelines and Techniques
- OIT Accessibility Guidelines
- WCAG 2.0 Checklist
- Using ALT Tags to Describe Images (Video)
- Creating More Accessible Hyperlinks (Video)
- Using CSS to Improve Accessibility (Video)
- Creating Accessible Forms (Video)
- Creating Accessible Data Tables (Video)
- Lynda.com (Login through AUAccess to )
- Web Accessibility for Designers Infographic
AU Policies on Accessible Technologies and Web Design
Technologies to Assist with Learning
- Auditorium Notes - This iPad app allows you to record as well as take notes via the keyboard.
- Notability - This apps is a popular note taking app for the iPad.
- Evernote lets you take notes, capture photos, create to-do lists, record voice reminders--and makes these notes completely searchable, whether you are at home, at work, or on the go. Evernote also works very well with the Livescribe Pens.
- Quizlet allows you to create flash cards, take practice test, and has a built in text-to-speech function to help students with learning disabilities.
- Accessible Apps A compilation of accessible apps from the University of Minnesota.
Universal Design in Learning
Technology Trainings Available
- JAWS - Screen Readers
- Voiceover - Apple's Screen Reader
- Dragon Naturally Speaking - Speech-to-Text Software
- Zoomtext - Screen Enlargement Software
- Kurzweil 3000 - Scanning and Reading Software
- Kurzweil 1000 - Scanning and Reading Software for blind and low vision
- Premiere AT - Text-to-Speech Software
- Livescribe Pens - Note Taking
- Assistance with Web Accessibility and Emerging Technology Implementation
- Tracy Duane Donald
Last Updated: Apr. 9, 2012