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Most course materials can be made accessible with some planning and forethought. The process is easy for static documents.  If you know how to put together a Word or PowerPoint document, you can make it accessible with a couple of tweaks. Then, if you make a Word or PowerPoint document accessible, you can save it as an accessible PDF document. It is more challenging to make video recordings, animation, and Flash presentations accessible, but it can be done. Follow these recommendations to make course materials more accessible.

Creating Accessible Course Pages in ANGEL

Creating Accessible PDF Documents

Creating Accessible PowerPoint Documents

Creating Accessible Video Recordings

Guidelines for Electronic Publications

Creating Accessible Word Documents

Creating Accessible Memos and Signed Documents in Word 2007

Creating Accessible Flash Presentations

Creating Accessible ePub and InDesign Documents

Guidelines for Accessible Electronic Publications