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ERIC Number: EJ656104
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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ISSN: ISSN-0737-8831
Accessibility and Usability of Web-Based Library Databases for Non-Visual Users.
Byerley, Suzanne L.; Chambers, Mary Beth
Library Hi Tech, v20 n2 p169-78 2002
Examined the accessibility of two Web-based abstracting and indexing services by blind users using screen-reading programs based on guidelines from the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and Web Content Accessibility Guidelines by the WWW Consortium. Suggests Web developers need to conduct usability testing and librarians need to be aware of accessibility issues and choose vendors accordingly. (Author/LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Rehabilitation Act 1973