- Web Link http://www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/the-public/003/005003-4200-e.html
- Description The Manager's Guide to Multiple Format Production provides updated guidelines on how to develop and deliver accessible published government materials.
- Web Link http://www.abilityhub.com/index.htm
- Description Assistive Technology for people with a disability who find operating a computer difficult, maybe even impossible. This web site will direct you to adaptive equipment and alternative methods available for accessing computers.
- Web Link http://www.abledata.com/abledata.cfm?pageid=89079&ksectionid=19326
- Description AbleData produces fact sheets and informed consumer guides to help you select various types of assistive products. We also make available other publications to help you better use the services that we offer.
- Web Link http://www.doi.gov/atc/index.html
- Description The Department of the Interior's (DOI) Accessible Technology Center (ATC) was established in June, 2000 to support employees with disabilities. In October 2007, the ATC became a part of the Departmental Office of Civil Rights to better align its program with other strategic initiatives to improve the quality of work-life for employees with disabilities. The ATC supports employees with disabilities by determining the appropriate assistive technology and ergonomic solutions for the individual. These accommodations enable employees with disabilities to equal access to information technology that is essential in today's workplace.
- Web Link http://www.allaboutvision.com/
- Description This website was launched in January 2000 to provide consumers with an independent source of trustworthy information on eye health and vision correction options. Many eye care products and services are available to improve your vision and eye health. However, each is effective only when used properly and in the right circumstances. Please make decisions about your eyes and vision in consultation with an eye care professional (optometrist, ophthalmologist, optician, etc.) who can provide guidance based on their experience and knowledge of your individual needs.
- Web Link http://www.ataccess.org/
- Description The mission of the ATA is to increase the use of technology by children and adults with disabilities and functional limitations. ATA encourages and facilitates the empowerment of people with disabilities to participate fully in their communities. Through public education, information and referral, capacity building in community organizations, and advocacy/policy efforts, the ATA enables millions of people to live, learn, work, define their futures, and achieve their dreams.
- Web Link http://www.afb.org/default.asp
- Description The American Foundation for the Blind (AFB) is a national nonprofit that expands possibilities for the more than 25 million people with vision loss in the U.S. AFB's priorities include broadening access to technology; elevating the quality of information and tools for the professionals who serve people with vision loss; and promoting independent and healthy living for people with vision loss by providing them and their families with relevant and timely resources. AFB's work in these areas is supported by its strong presence in Washington, DC, ensuring the rights and interests of Americans with vision loss are represented in our nation's public policies. AFB is based in New York, and maintains the Public Policy Center in Washington, DC; the AFB Center on Vision Loss in Dallas, TX; AFB TECH in Huntington, WV; and offices in Atlanta and San Francisco. AFB is also proud to house the Helen Keller Archives and honor the more than forty years that Helen Keller dedicated to working with AFB.
- Web Link http://commtechlab.msu.edu/sites/aslweb/browser.htm
- Description HISTORY OF THE LAB Founded in 1984 to explore the potential of emerging communication technologies from a multidisciplinary perspective, the Comm Tech Lab has grown and evolved.
- Web Link http://www.apple.com/accessibility/
- Description Apple’s Commitment to Accessibility For more than 20 years, Apple has provided new and innovative solutions for people with disabilities, allowing them to access — and enjoy using — the Mac, iPod, iPhone, iPad, and Apple TV.
- Web Link http://www.lburkhart.com/main.htm
- Description Augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) is an umbrella term that encompasses methods of communication and corresponding assistive technology devices available for those with impairments or restrictions on the production or comprehension of spoken or written language. AAC systems are extremely diverse and depend on the capabilities of the user.
- Web Link http://atto.buffalo.edu/registered/ATBasics/Foundation/intro/introATidea.php
- Description The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) defines AT as both a device and a service: Assistive Technology Device- Any item, piece of equipment, or product system, whether acquired commercially off the shelf, modified, or customize, that is used to increase, maintain, or improve functional capabilities of a child with a disability. Assistive Technology Service- Any service that directly assists a child with a disability in the selection, acquisition, or use of an assistive technology device.