This document gathers links, citations, and other resources related to accessibility audits, technologies required for audits, and developers’ resources. The resources are sorted into different categories for ease of use.
- Audit your website using the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG).
- Use supportive resources and checklists to create an accessible website, including A11Y and WebAim.
- Web developers should check the accessibility of their website using tools like contrast checkers and the WAVE accessibility evaluation tools.
- Test your website using assistive technologies (screen readers, magnification software, and much more) to make sure that your website is accessible for persons who use them.
- Familiarize yourself with digital accessibility by reviewing websites that have already had an accessibility audit or taking accessibility classes.
Digital Library Federation (2021). Accessibility Auditing Resources. Wiki page. Retrieved from: https://wiki.diglib.org/Accessibility_Auditing_Resources
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI) (2021). Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) Overview. Wiki page. Retrieved from: https://www.w3.org/WAI/standards-guidelines/wcag/