Resources for Accessibility

By David Alan Rech of Scribe Inc.


At the AUP Conference in June, I had the honor of being on a panel with a well-informed group of colleagues. The session was entitled, “Creating and Using Accessible Scholarly Ebooks: Tips from Those in the Trenches.” For those of you who attended, thanks for your participation and thoughtful questions and comments.

During the session, we mentioned a number of resources that are listed below.

The resources that Jon McGlone mentioned are:

The standard sites for accessibility information are:

In addition, there are some organizations and webpages that directly offer information on accessibility or provide useful information when considering issues around accessibility. We use and watch:

If you have other resources to which you refer, or make any discoveries, please share them with us by sending an email to

And feel free to contact us with any questions that you may have.