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What Do You Need to Create and Maintain Web Accessibility?

Accessible Instructional Design

ISBN: 978-1-78560-289-4, eISBN: 978-1-78560-288-7

Publication date: 1 December 2015


Several factors must align if web accessibility can be achieved and maintained. It is critical that web developers, designers, and content creators each know what to do. Moreover, it is vital that administrators create systems to support enterprise-wide web accessibility. The chapter will cover key issues found in education, predominantly higher education, and share resources to accomplish this complex endeavor.




This work was supported, in part, by a grant from the U.S. Department of Education, Fund for the Improvement of Postsecondary Education (P116B100152). Opinions are those of the authors. No official endorsement should be inferred.


Rowland, C., Whiting, J. and Smith, J. (2015), "What Do You Need to Create and Maintain Web Accessibility?", Accessible Instructional Design (Advances in Special Education Technology, Vol. 2), Emerald Group Publishing Limited, Leeds, pp. 13-45.



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