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EIT Learning Resources

Guides to Making Accessible Documents

Guides to Making Accessible Technology

Guides to Meeting WCAG 2.0 Level AA Requirements

  • WCAG 2.0 Level AA Guidelines — The internationally recognized accessibility standard to which most websites are held.
  • How to Meet WCAG 2.0 Requirements — An exhaustive reference for meeting WCAG 2.0 guidelines, includes many examples of both success and failure scenarios and how to remediate them.
  • whucag.com Checklist — An excellent, human-readable guide to making your website fully compliant with WCAG 2.0 Level AA guidelines.

U.S. Government Guides to Accessibility

The United States government has been required to create accessible documents and technology for more than three decades under Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973.

Open Source Tools for Accessibility Review

Professional Training Services

A number of vendors offer accessibility-specific training in both online and face-to-face formats. The university does not recommend or have a relationship with the following vendors. These are for informational purposes only. Contact JHU Purchasing to explore the use of these services.

  • SSB Bart Group — Offers both face-to-face training and online courses in accessibility basics, Microsoft Office accessibility, web page and application accessibility, and mobile device accessibility.
  • EASI — Offers online webinars in accessible PDFs, media players, and web applications.