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This page is provided as a Disability Awareness Resource Page for the Sakai Community.

Disability Awareness Resources

Many wish that a simple checklist or automated accessibility evaluator is all they need to use to develop accessible products. It is important not only to know the guidelines on what to do and what not to do, but to also understand why. It is important for designers to always consider that not all users interact with their computers (and Sakai) in the same manner. The following are some links to resources which provide information essential to understanding Accessibility Issues and what life is like for people with various disabilities.

Technology and Accessibility

Relevant Standards / Laws / Guides

What Does Accessibility Mean for Sakai?

The Accessibility Working Group is working to define this further, but in general, for a web application like Sakai to comply with accessibility standards, the following should be considered: