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Web Accessibility Resources

A list of consultants, Web sites, and other resources relating to Web site design and accessibility to people with disabilities.

February 28, 2001
Here are some resources for Web accessibility training workshops, and consultants. Also, Web sites about Section 508 and accessibility evaluation tools.

Workshops:
 
CHI 2001 Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems
Seattle, Washington
March 31 - April 5, 2001
Phone: 410/263-5382
Fax: 410/267-0332
E-mail: chi2001-office@acm.org
 
7th Annual Conference on Human Factors and the Web
Madison, Wisconsin
June 4-6, 2001 Conference and Tutorials
Contact: Kary Lehman, Conference Administrator
Phone: 608/260-9000 ext. 304
E-mail: HFWeb@optavia.com
 
Online Resources:
 
LegalOverview
 
DesigningMore Usable Web Sites
 
Section 508 -
    www.section508.gov
    www.access-board.gov/news/508-final.htm
    www.usdoj.gov/crt/508/508home.html
 
ADA
 
Tech Act -
    www.ataporg.org
    at-advocacy.phillynews.com/data/tech_act.html
 
 
World Wide Web Consortium
 
WAI WebAccessibility Initiative
 
Center for AppliedSpecial Technology
 
HTML Tidy
 
HTML Writer's Guild'sAWARE Center Online Tutorials
 
IBM'sAccessibility Guidelines
 
Microsoft'sAccessibility Guidelines
 
Accessibility Consultants:
 
 
Shawn Lawton Henry
Optavia Corporation
613 Williamson Street, Suite 204
Madison, WI 53703-3543
Phone: 608/260-9000 ext. 309
Fax: 608/260-9909
E-mail: slhenry@optavia.com
 
David M. Clark
David'sAccess Page
16 Harcourt Street, #2I
Boston, MA 02116
Phone: 617/859-3069
Fax: 401/679-0239
E-mail: david@davidsaccess.com
 
Mike Paciello
WebABLE,Inc
131 D.W. Highway #618
Nashua, NH.03060
Phone: 603/882-4122
Fax: 603/598-2839
E-mail: paciello@Webable.com