Useful Links

 These links are to external web sites with information or articles of interest to Round Table members.

Links are listed in alphabetical order.

When you select a link you will be leaving the Round Table web site.

Refer to our Members page for links to the websites of our member organisations.

Articles and reports

Conferences

Copyright

Information access websites

Other websites that may be of interest

The Australian Childhood Vision Impairment Register (ACVIR) is supported by Round Table and gathers data on Australian children with vision impairment. Data is in a format that children and families can’t be identified, and is made available to approved service providers and researchers working in the area of eye and vision disorders.

Microsoft is offering customers who have a licensed** version of Office 2010 or later the ability to download Window-Eyes, a screen reader for Windows PCs, free of charge.

Guidelines on accessible information by other agencies

NOTE: These Guidelines and Standards are not necessarily endorsed by the Round Table on Information Access for People with Print Disabilities.

See also the Round Table Guidelines.

Audio, DAISY and epub

DAISY standard for structured digital books, produced by the DAISY Consortium. www.daisy.org/daisy-standard

Tips for creating accessible EPUB files

Braille

Braille Tactile Signs
www.brailletactilesigns.com.au

Braille Tutor app for iPad
http://ienabletechnology.com/braille-tutor/

Guidelines for Raised Tactile and Braille Signage 2003
www.braillesignage.com.au/guidelines.html

Guidelines on Braille labelling of Medicinal Products March 2009
www.pharmabraille.com

UEB on-line, a free online program for sighted people to learn Unified English Braille (UEB).
http://www.ridbc.org.au/renwick/online-learning/ueb-online

Computer

Web Standards WC3
www.w3.org/standards/webdesign/accessibility

Web Accessibility Initiative
www.w3.org/WAI

Powerpoint Guidelines by the World Blind Union
http://archive.ifla.org/VII/s31/pub/wbu-visual-presentations-guidelines.pdf

Resource to assist in the creation of accessible content
http://ncdae.org/resources/cheatsheets/

Large Print Items

Accessible Guidelines for Print Materials http://www.swarthmore.edu/physical-access-and-learning-support/guidelines-for-print-materials.xml

Accessible Information: Clear and Large Print (pdf) www.sensorytrust.org.uk/resources/connect/InfoSheet_ClearLargePrint.pdf

Best Practices and Guidelines for Large Print Documents used by Low Vision Community 2011 www.cclvi.org/large-print-guidelines.html

Guidelines for Large Print Materials www.cde.ca.gov/re/pn/sm/lpguidelines.asp

Large print Guidelines (doc) www.visionaustralia.org/docs

Library – Copyright

AVCC Guidelines on Information Access for Students with Print Disabilities (pdf)
www.adcet.edu.au

Guidelines for Assisting People with Disabilities
www.unimelb.edu.au/copyright/information/fastfind/disable.html

Guidelines on Library Standards for People with Disabilities
www.alia.org.au/policies/disability.standards.html

Print Disability Copyright Guidelines
www.copyright.com.au

Standard Print and Publishing

APH Guidelines for Print Document Design
www.aph.org/edresearch/lpguide.htm

British Dyslexia Association’s Style Guide

Easy English Writing Style Guide – November 2007
www.scopevic.org.au/index.php/site/resources/easyenglishstyleguide

Tactile

Braille Tactile Signs
www.brailletactilesigns.com.au

Guidelines and Standards for Tactile Graphics, 2010 Web version – February 2012
www.brailleauthority.org/tg/web-manual/index.html

Guidelines for Raised Tactile and Braille Signage 2003
www.braillesignage.com.au/guidelines.html

 


Last updated: August 18, 2016 at 13:09 pm

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