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  • A-Prompt - a software tool designed to improve the usability of HTML documents by evaluating Web pages for accessibility barriers and then providing developers with a fast and easy way to make the necessary repairs.


  • Association of Tech Act Projects Section 508 page - Their mission is to collaborate with persons with disabilities and others at the national level to increase the availability and utilization of assistive technology devices and services for all individuals with disabilities in the United States and territories.

  • AWARE Center Homepage - This is a site, which encourages and instructs in accessible web design, written by the HTML Writers Guild.

  • Bobby Check - Bobby is a free web-based program that not only checks web sites for conformity to international accessibility guidelines for individuals with disabilities, but also provides specific recommendations to correct access problems.

  • Closing the Gap - Closing the Gap is an information resource center on the latest computer technology in special education and rehabilitation. This organization produces a monthly newsletter filled with the latest assistive technology devices, software, and hardware and product innovations. Descriptions of vendors and specific products are available in a yearly resource directory.

  • disability.gov Home Page - This page is meant to function as a gateway to all other Federal government sites relating to disability. If there is any government disability topic that is not covered on this resource list, but may be covered in a broader forum, this is the first place that you should look.

  • Disability and Business Technical Assistance Center


  • Information Technology Technical Assistance And Training Center (ITTATC) - The ITTATC promotes the development of accessible electronic and information technology by providing technical assistance, training and information.


  • The International Center for Disability Resources(ICDRI).


  • Rehabilitative Engineering and Assistive Technology Society of North America (RESNA) Section 508 - This web site provides a frequently updated resource on Section 508, including news and events.

  • Royal National Institute for the Blind - This page gives helpful guidelines for web accessibility.

  • State Assistive Technology Contacts - This is a helpful source for Assistive Technology activities at the State level.

  • UIAccess - a resource for universal interface design and usable accessibility that provides techniques to support developing and implementing strategies to optimize web site design for usability and accessibility.

  • Web Accessibility Initiative - Working for accessibility in technology, guidelines to make websites accessible, tools, education and outreach, and research and development for Internet accessibility.

  • Web Accessibility and Disability Resources in Spanish and Portuguese

  • World Wide Web Consortium - The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) develops interoperable technologies (specifications, guidelines, software, and tools) to lead the Web to its full potential as a forum for information, commerce, communication, and collective understanding.

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