Creating Accessible Forms

Andrew Stevens
Indiana University-Bloomington

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Two Good Accessibility Books

Clark, J. (2002).  Building Accessible Websites.  Indianapolis: New Riders.

Thatcher, J., et al. (2003). Constructing Accessible Websites.  Berkeley, CA: APress.

Accessibility URLs

Building Accessible Forms

WebAIM: Creating accessible forms

Build Accessible Online Forms

Dive Into Accessibility: Day 28: Labeling form elements

IBM Accessibility Center: Form guidlines

Creating Accessible Forms Using Macromedia Dreamweaver MX 2004 - Accessible form builder

QuirksMode Tableless Forms

Practical CSS Layout Tips, Tricks, & Techniques: A List Apart

Fitts' Law -- At a glance

AskTog: A Quiz Designed to Give You Fitts

Defining web accessibility/Accessibility basics

What is web accessibility?

Web Accessibility 101

Why Make Web Sites Universally Accessible

Accessible Web design - a definition

Building a Barrier-Free Web

Understanding Accessibility

Optimizing Your Chances with Accessibility:Effectively increasing search engine ranking with W3C Accessibility guidelines and Section 508

Tools and techniques for making web content accessible

Tablin: an HTML Table Linearizer

Accessibility-checking favelets

Watchfire's Bobby Online

UsableNet's LIFT Online



JAWS® for Windows Features & Enhancements Pages

The features and technology support for various versions of the Popular JAWS browser. Releases of not include:
JAWS 4.02 New Features and Enhancements
First release to support the HTML Legend element
JAWS 5.10 Features and Enhancements
The latest release as of October 2004

Accessibility testing on a budget Accessibility Guidelines

Tips for managing Section 508 testing

How to Save Web Accessibility from Itself

Accessibility-related organizations and legislation
Accessibility guidelines

Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act

Section 508 web site

WebAIM Section 508 Checklist

Thatcher, J. (2002). 1. Web Accessibility for Section 508. Information Technology Technical Assistance and Training Center. Georgia Institute of Technology.

Checklist of Checkpoints for Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 1.0

Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 1.0

Comparison WCAG and Section 508

State Accessibility Laws

Web Accessibility and UK Law: Telling It Like It Is

Accountability of Accessibility and Usability

Web authoring tools' accessibility features

Adobe Acrobat Accessibility Techniques

FrontPage 2003 Accessibility

Using FrontPage 2000 to Create Accessible Content

Macromedia Accessibility

How to Make Accessible Web Content Using Dreamweaver