Designing Inclusive Images and Words

References

Content References

Association of Registered Graphic Designers (RGD). (October 19, 2015). About. Retrieved from https://www.rgd.ca/2015/10/19/rgd-exam-test-transitions-away-from-history-and-towards-accessibility.phpopen new window

Braille Literacy Canada. (2017). History of Braille. Retrieved from http://www.brailleliteracycanada.ca/en/what-is-braille/history-of-brailleopen new window

Braille Works. (2107). History of Braille. Retrieved from https://brailleworks.comopen new window

Brotherton, C. (August 5, 2016). Screen Readers Reading WordPress Image Alt Text. Retrieved from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5M_GSoMLTKIopen new window

Canadian National Institute for the Blind (CNIB). (2017). Braille Literacy. Retrieved from http://www.cnib.ca/en/living/braille/literacy/Pages/default.aspxopen new window

Colblinder. (n.d.). Color Blindness – learn all about it. Retrieved from http://www.color-blindness.comopen new window

Graphic Artist Guild Foundation. (n.d.). Downloadable Disability Access Symbols. Retrieved from https://www.graphicartistsguild.org/tools_resources/downloadable-disability-access-symbolsopen new window

Government of Canada. (October 25, 2016). Canada.ca Content Style Guide. Retrieved from https://www.canada.ca/en/treasury-board-secretariat/services/government-communications/canada-content-style-guide.html#plopen new window

Hendren, S. (February, 2016). An Icon is a Verb: About the Project. Retrieved from http://accessibleicon.orgopen new window

International Center for Journalists. (May 15, 2013). How to write broadcast news stories. Retrieved from https://ijnet.org/en/blog/how-write-broadcast-news-storiesopen new window

Microsoft. (2017). Accessibility checker. Retrieved from https://support.office.com/en-us/article/Use-the-Accessibility-Checker-on-your-Windows-desktop-to-find-accessibility-issues-a16f6de0-2f39-4a2b-8bd8-5ad801426c7fopen new window

McCallum, R. (July 13, 2013). How technology allowed me to read. Retrieved from https://www.ted.com/talks/ron_mccallum_how_technology_allowed_me_to_read?language=enopen new window

99 Percent Invisible. (February 18, 2014). Icon for Access. Retrieved from http://99percentinvisible.org/episode/icon-for-accessopen new window

Phase 2 (June 10, 2013). No more excuses: the definitive guide to the alt text field. Retrieved from https://www.phase2technology.com/blog/no-more-excuses-the-definitive-guide-to-the-alt-text-fieldopen new window

Plain Language. (n.d.). Plain Language Guidelines. Retrieved from: https://www.plainlanguage.gov/guidelines/open new window

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Queens University. (n.d.). Accessible documents. Retrieved from http://www.queensu.ca/accessibility/how-info/accessible-documentsopen new window

Rehabilitation International. (n.d.). International Symbol of Accessibility. Retrieved from http://www.riglobal.org/about/intl-symbol-of-accessopen new window

Royal Blind. (2017). Braille Facts. Retrieved from https://www.royalblind.org/national-braille-week/about-braille/braille-factsopen new window

The Canadian Federation of the Blind. (May 6, 2009). Design for Web Accessibility. Retrieved from http://www.cfb.caopen new window

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World Braille Foundation. (n.d.). About Louis Braille and the Braille System. Retrieved from http://worldbraillefoundation.com/aboutbraille.htmopen new window

World Wide Web Consortium (WWW3) (March 2, 2015). Images Tutorial. Retrieved from https://www.w3.org/WAI/tutorials/images/open new window

Images References

General

Header Background

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Overview Icon

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Important Terms Icon

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Connection to Theory Icon

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Connection to Practice Icon

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Guides Icon

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Tutorial Icon

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Task Icon

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Spotlight Icon

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Interview Icon

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Twitter Icon

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Facebook Icon

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Web Icon

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Summary Icon

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Academic Icon

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Radio Icon

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Terms Icon

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Articles Icon

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Instagram Icon

www.instagram-brand.com/Grimard


Overview

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Focus Area One: Writing in Plain Language (Part One)

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Focus Area Two: Access Signs and Symbols (Part One)

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graphicartistsguild.org

graphicartistsguild.org


Focus Area Two: Access Signs and Symbols (Part Two)

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Focus Area Three: Braille

Courtesy of Anne Zbitnew

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Focus Area Four: Profile of Photographer Steve Kean

Courtesy of Steve Kean

Courtesy of Steve Kean

Courtesy of Steve Kean

Courtesy of Steve Kean

Courtesy of Steve Kean

Courtesy of Steve Kean


Focus Area Five: Alternative Text and Screen Readers (Part One)

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www.freedomscientific.com /Grimard

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Focus Area Five: Alternative Text and Screen Readers (Part Two)

Courtesy of Steve Kean

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Focus Area Six: Designing Accessible Documents and Presentations (Part One)

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Jennie Grimard

Jennie Grimard

Jennie Grimard

Jennie Grimard

Jennie Grimard

Jennie Grimard

Jennie Grimard

Colblis/Jennie Grimard


Focus Area Six: Designing Accessible Documents and Presentations (Part Two)

Wikimedia Commons

Wikimedia Commons

Wikimedia Commons

Wikimedia Commons


Summary

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Check Your Understanding

Courtesy of Steve Kean

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