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Libraries and Accessibility: Accessible Websites

Resources on accessibility, the ADA, and services to persons with disabilities.

This page is still in development!

Please send me your questions and comments about accessibility (web or otherwise), and I'll find resources to answer them. Maria Bernier, Maria.Bernier@ct.gov

Accessible Website Resources

Library Guidelines for Web Accessibility

These libraries have posted their guidelines for web site accessibility online:

Testing Website Accessibility

To help evaluate the accessibility of a web site, type its URL into the WAVE (web accessibility evaluation) tool. See the WAVE help page for information about how it works.

You can also use the Color Contrast Checker from WebAIM.

More web accessibility evaluation tools are listed through the W3C Web Accessibility Initiative.

Books on Web Accessibility

These books are available from the library service centers through our catalog:

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