Resources / Accessibility

This page provides you with additional articles and websites to help you create accessible content.

Guidelines and Standards

Accessible Rich Internet Applications (ARIA)
ARIA is a technical framework, primarily used by web developers, that improves the accessibility of web content and applications.

Section 508
Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 “requires federal agencies to make their electronic and information technology (EIT) accessible to people with disabilities.”

Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0
WCAG 2.0 is a list of recommendations created by the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) for making web content more accessible.

Relevant Websites

Web Accessibility In Mind (WebAIM)
WebAIM provides additional articles on HTML accessibility, rich media accessibility, the user’s perspective, and more.