Technology Accessibility at The University of Alabama

The UA Technology Accessibility Initiative offers valuable resources on accessibility and accommodations at UA. Learn how to create accessible websites and course materials and procure documentation from vendors, or explore the many tools and services at your disposal.

Accessibility Better Practices

Making a website or course materials fully accessible can be a daunting task, but you can make a great deal of progress by adopting some specific, better practices right now

Accessibility Guide

Our accessibility guide provides resources specific to faculty in the College of Arts and Sciences. Find tips on making accessible PDFs, writing good alternative text, and more.

Online Course Accessibility

This page answers some of the most frequently asked questions about online course accessibility. To learn more about the accessibility of specific instructional technologies, visit or consult the official documentation for that technology.

Tips for Accessible Blackboard Courses

Follow these steps to make your Blackboard shell and other course materials more accessible.