University of Oregon

Accessible Web Design Resources

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The resources listed below are for experienced web designers with a basic understanding of the concept of web accessibility. If you are an experienced web designer, but have little or no knowledge of accessible design techniques, then the WebAim site is a good starting point .  


UO Web Information 

UO Web Standards - Accessibility
http://webcom.uoregon.edu/Accessibility

UO Web Accessibility and Guidelines
http://adaptive-tech.uoregon.edu/UO Web Accessibility and Guidelines.pdf

 


Sites

WebAIM
http://webaim.org

Vision Australia
http://www.visionaustralia.org/info.aspx?page=544

Stanford Online Accessibility Program
http://soap.stanford.edu/

Online Web Design Degree
www.onlinewebdesigndegree.com

 


Tools

Firefox Accessibility Evaluation Toolbar
https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/accessibility-evaluation-toolb/

AIS Web Accessibility Toolbar
http://www.visionaustralia.org/info.aspx?page=614

Firebug
http://getfirebug.com/

Fangs
http://www.standards-schmandards.com/index.php?2004/11/22/8

Blogs and Forums

WebAxe
http://webaxe.blogspot.com/

Accessify Forum
http://www.accessifyforum.com/

WebAIM Forum
http://webaim.org/discussion/

Platform Specific

BlackBoard
http://www.blackboard.com/Platforms/Learn/Resources/Accessibility.aspx

Drupal
http://drupal.org/node/394094