Web Accessability And Design
Access to the Internet-specifically, access to the World Wide Web-by persons with disabilities has been a subject of considerable interest in the media. The techniques for ensuring accessibility to a web site by persons with disabilities are documented by the Web Access Initiative of the World Wide Web Consortium on its web site.
The National Federation of the Blind
With more than 50,000 members, the National Federation
of the Blind is the largest and most influential membership
organization of blind people in the United States. Founded
in 1940, the NFB improves blind people’s lives through
advocacy, education, research, technology, and programs encouraging independence and self-confidence. It is the leading force in the blindness field today and the voice of the nation’s blind.
Go to the NFB
The Blind Readers Page
A guide to sources of information in alternative
formats (braille, recorded cassettes, large print, e-texts,
web audio) accessible by people who cannot read print – those with visual and physical disabilities as well as dyslexia. It is also a guide to information about visual and other physical disabilities. There are about 1,200 links, all evaluated, annotated and organized by subject.
>>Check It Out