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Assistive technology refers to any product, device, or equipment that is used to maintain, increase or improve the functional capabilities of persons with disabilities. These tools are designed and developed in accordance with the internationally recognized Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG).
Blackboard Ally - Ally works seamlessly with Blackboard to check the accessibility of course content, provides instructors with guidance, and generates alternative formats for documents.
Accessibility Checkers – The accessibility checking tools can identify many issues in documents that may conflict with accessibility guidelines. These tools provide guidance to fix the issues.