Other places to learn about accessibility
A site with basic information on making Microsoft PowerPoint Presentations accessible.
For developers, the ability to program one multimedia presentation that can be viewed the same on nearly all computers makes the technology very appealing. For individuals with disabilities, Flash can introduce unique accessibility problems.
An extensive site with varied resources concerning all areas of technology access.
Guide to the Section 508 Standards for Electronic and Information Technology: Web-based Intranet and Internet Information and Applications
A guide developed by the federal government to help web sites comply with the Section 508 standards.
A comprehensive site about Section 508 and IT issues. Includes links to free online training and guides.
A comprehensive guide to the Section 508 Checklist. Provides a guide for accessible usage of scripting languages as well.
W3C develops interoperable specifications, guidelines, software, and tools to lead the Web to its full potential as a forum for information, commerce, communication, and collective understanding.