This section contains resources to support accessible web content creation and development.
Accessibility Testing Tools
Check the accessibility of your website with automated tools such as Siteimprove, and explore manual techniques to ensure your content is accessible.
Accessibility Services and Labs at Harvard
Digital Accessibility Services (DAS)
As part of Harvard University Information Technology, DAS offers training, consultation, and resources on accessibility for content creators and developers. DAS also maintains this website (accessibility.huit.harvard.edu).
Digital Accessibility Liaisons (DAL)
The network of DALs coordinates local efforts, facilitates training, and monitors progress. At least one DAL has been appointed to represent each school and administrative unit.
User Research Center (URC)
The URC lab offers consultation in user-centered design, technology demonstrations, and testing via a participant pool of native assistive technology users (fee). Currently, accessibility reviews by native assistive technology users are on hold due to COVID-19.
University Disability Resources (UDR)
UDR provides leadership and guidance on university best practices, employee disability accommodations, planning accessible events, finding accessibility vendors, and consultation on physical access or renovations, while ensuring compliance with federal and state regulations.