- Handling inquiries seeking "situated" information (relevant to context)
- Starting simple - gathering stuff onto a wiki page. Our own resources and from partners.
- What questions do our communities have?
- What kind of resources do we have or recommend?
- How do we encourage the use of this knowledge resource? (i.e. formality and process)
- Inclusive Design, Co-Design, and Co-Creation Resources
- Inclusive Design Guidelines - Research
- What do we know already and how did we describe them for previous audiences?
- "a wonderful collaborative mess of stuff"
- Maybe turn this into a gist so that people can comment and edit?
- Coordinate with OCAD librarians who publish our scholarly work
- Shared links and articles via IRC chats
- Share recorded community meetings via YouTube (and caption first)
- Summaries of books that we find useful
Racial bias test from Harvard:
Where to start -- making an accessible website:
List of resources for Edify (OER and EMS context)
Learning simulations and interactive content (Learning content)
CMHR Inclusive Accessibility Guide - design of inclusive spaces for exhibits and galleries
Bodies in Translation Toolkit
Inclusive Volunteering Guide and tip Sheets (english and french on volunteer.ca)
Outside-In workshops & feature topics (housed on http://outsidein.tigweb.org/)
SNOW resources (and possibly workshops–these have a fee)
Our Doors Are Open Guide for Accessible Congregation (will be available soon in English and French on https://opendoors.idrc.ocadu.ca/)
Headings Map Firefox plugin
HTML Validation (Nu HTML Checker) + WCAG only parsing bookmark (WCAG 2.0 parsing error bookmarklet)
Colour contrast evaluators (TPG Contrast Analyser)
Zoom Text Chrome extension and Zoom Page Firefox Add-On.
Accessibility evaluators (AChecker, WebAIM WAVE, FAE)
Firebug plugin for Firefox
Developer Toolbar plugin for Firefox
WAVE Toolbar extension for Chrome
Screen reader (e.g. NVDA, JAWS, for Windows;
VoiceOver for Mac OS, iOS)
Automating Accessibility Testing:
aXE, Pa11y and AATT are examples of automated testing libraries that can be integrated with a continuous integration test suite.
- Note that aXe is now built into FireFox's developer tools
Browser automation using tools like Selenium or PhantomJS can also support automating some aspects of accessibility testing.
Examining the Accessibility API:
Inspector (Windows) and Accessibility Inspector
(OS X) are system tools for graphically examining
the Accessibility API; the Firefox DOM Inspector
is also useful for this.
Accerciser for Linux.
Communities of Practice
Web Accessibility Initiative, WebAIM and the web-a11y Slack group are open groups for discussing web accessibility topics.
#a11yTO Meetup Group
Meetings and Conferences
Some Useful Articles and Essays and Books
”Writing CSS With Accessibility In Mind” by Manuel Matuzovic
“Making An Inclusive and Accessible Website” (IDRC resource)
“Accessibility APIs: A Key To Web Accessibility” by Léonie Watson & Chaals McCathie Nevile
Todd Rose The End of Average
Donella Meadows Thinking in Systems
The Youth Effect - Organizing inclusively with young people
Nothing About Us Without Us
The Spirit Level
Inclusive Design Guides
Canadian Centre for Diversity and Inclusion
The Electronic Curbcut – Centre for an Accessible Society
IDRC-relevant Videos – collected videos of IDRC and Jutta
https://newsroom.uber.com/canada/ocad/ – IDRC and Uber