Web Site Accessibility Information
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 1.0
Quick Tips to make accessible Web sites
. Also availible in a
Lynx is a text only browser and is the preferred way to evaluate web pages for accessibility for people with disabilities.
Lynx for Windows 95
download. (Linux users probably already have Lynx.)
Center for Applied Special Technology
is a web-based tool that analyzes web pages for their accessibility to people with disabilities." Use this to test pages that are already on the web.
If you create web page content, then
to run on your own computer.
is the authoritative Web site for disability-related internet resources."
You also might want to see how your sites looks on WebTV by using the
to preview your pages.
The Federal Requirements:
Department of Justice Section 508 Instructions and Documents
Questions & Answers about Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act Amendments of 1998
Web Page Accessibility Checklist
(for Federal agencies.)
"After you have evaluated this Web page using the Checklist, test it by running it with a text-only browser, such as Lynx, a public domain text browser that is available at
Analysis: Web sites are locking out the disabled
CNNdotCOM Tools: Web access for the disabled
W3C, others seek accessible Web
Disabled Net users win accommodations
How to make your site more accessible
W3C aims to make browsers accessible
Efforts aimed at blind Net users
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