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* The [http://datadryad.org/pages/repository#accessibility Dryad accessibility statement and information about DSpace support for built-in internationalization].
 
* The [http://datadryad.org/pages/repository#accessibility Dryad accessibility statement and information about DSpace support for built-in internationalization].
 
* The VPAT in [https://docs.google.com/document/d/1W0_bMdY8CgVSfsR1IwsZ3q1awbhjxFAnFcyoYOpEOBY/edit#heading=h.gjdgxs editable Google Docs format].  The VPAT should be reviewed and updated on a regular basis by the UI/UX Designer with support and assistance from other staff as needed.  New versions should be uploaded in PDF format and linked to the page above.  The newest version should supersede older versions.
 
* The VPAT in [https://docs.google.com/document/d/1W0_bMdY8CgVSfsR1IwsZ3q1awbhjxFAnFcyoYOpEOBY/edit#heading=h.gjdgxs editable Google Docs format].  The VPAT should be reviewed and updated on a regular basis by the UI/UX Designer with support and assistance from other staff as needed.  New versions should be uploaded in PDF format and linked to the page above.  The newest version should supersede older versions.
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== Tools ==
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[http://wave.webaim.org/ Web Accessibility Evaluation Tool]
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[http://validator.w3.org/ W3C Markup Validation Service]
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[http://www.456bereastreet.com/archive/200709/10_colour_contrast_checking_tools_to_improve_the_accessibility_of_your_design/  List of tools that check color contrast]
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[http://www.access.duke.edu/web-accessibility/index.php  Duke University Disability Management System - Testing]
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[http://squizlabs.github.io/HTML_CodeSniffer/ HTML_CodeSniffer]
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== Resources ==
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[http://www.w3.org/WAI/ W3C Web Accessibility Initiative]
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[http://webaim.org/standards/508/checklist WebAIM - Section 508 Checklist]
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[http://www.access-board.gov/guidelines-and-standards/communications-and-it/about-the-section-508-standards/section-508-standards United States Access Board - Section 508 Standards]
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[http://www.afb.org/info/accessibility/creating-accessible-websites/accessible-forms/235 American Foundation for the Blind - Designing Accessible Web Forms]

Revision as of 10:47, 16 January 2014

This page contains information about accessibility, Section 508 compliance, internationalization and the Voluntary Product Accessibility Template (VPAT).


Tools

Web Accessibility Evaluation Tool

W3C Markup Validation Service

List of tools that check color contrast

Duke University Disability Management System - Testing

HTML_CodeSniffer


Resources

W3C Web Accessibility Initiative

WebAIM - Section 508 Checklist

United States Access Board - Section 508 Standards

American Foundation for the Blind - Designing Accessible Web Forms