Where to Access Training at URI

This page is intended to help URI faculty and staff learn where they can go for assistance in making their web content more accessible. This site will be updated with additional resources as they become available.

Sakai Training

  • Accessibility Workshop/Training Sessions:
    • Spring 2018: Accessibility drop-in hours are held from 2-4PM, every first and third Wednesday of each month. Held in Chafee 208 (inside the Chafee 217 suite) and via WebEx by request. Additional ITS training information is posted on the ITS Training Schedule page.
    • To set up a separate one-on-one appointment, please contact benleveillee@uri.edu

Video Captioning and Audio Transcription Services

Captioning and transcription for video and audio content you own and will be using in your course can be done through the ITS department. More information available on the URI ITS Video Captioning & Audio Transcription page.

WordPress

Other Groups That Can Help

Resources on the Web

How to Meet WCAG 2.0 Standards (W3.org)

Principles of Accessible Design (WebAIM)

Web Accessibility Training Articles (WebAIM)

Making a PDF File Accessible – Step by Step (County of Sonoma)

Top 10 Tips for Making Your Website Accessible (UC Berkeley)

Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel) and PDF Accessibility Information and Resources (Wichita State University)

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