Useful accessibility resources

Useful accessibility resources

Disability Discrimination Act (DDA)

Disability Discrimination Act 1992

A brief guide to the Disability Discrimination Act

Discrimination Act WWW advisory notes

Draft Education Standards under the DDA

Web accessibility

World Wide Web Consortium Web Accessibility Initiative

Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 1.0

Dive into accessibility

Software accessibility


Trace Centre

Nordic guidelines

NCAM guidelines for educational software

IBM developer guidelines for software accessibility

Sun Microsystems accessibility

Microsoft accessibility for developers 

Website testing tools

Getting started with web accessibility assessments

WAVE accessibility checking tool

Cynthia Says accessibility validator

Other resources


Accessible learning management tools

EdNA authoring guidelines for web accessibility

IMS guidelines for developing accessible learning applications

Courseware accessibility

Making educational software accessible

Reports and statistics

Disability, ageing and carers (summary)!OpenDocument

Disability and disabling conditions (summary)!OpenDocument

Accessibility of e-commerce

Report: web sites for rural Australia: designing for accessibility (PDF file 260kb)

Areas of study and research

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