University Communicators Guide

Resources

On-Campus Resources

Web Accessibility Knowledge Base(opens in new window): help for Cascade users. 

Accessible Content ticket(opens in new window): remediation help, Siteimprove scanning software access, or other requests. 

Captioning Support Service: caption your videos to ensure ATI/508 compliance

Tools

Siteimprove & Siteimprove Chrome browser tool(opens in new window): scan your website for accessibility, quality assurance, and more

WAVE web accessibility evaluation tool(opens in new window): check any web page against international WCAG 2.0 standards

WebAIM color contrast checker: check foreground and background colors at specified type sizes

NoCoffee Vision Simulator Chrome browser tool: see what your page looks like to people with a variety vision impairments

#NoMouse Challenge: tips on testing keyboard access

Learn More About Accessibility

W3C (World Wide Web Consortium) Web Accessibility Initiative: the source for the international WCAG 2.0 (Web Content Accessibility Guidelines) standards 

WebAIM(opens in new window): comprehensive library of accessibility resources and information

Visability Empathy Library's Quick Guide for Providing Access(opens in new window): A concise guide to the basics of designing print and web materials as well as built environments with accessibility built in.