Good morning all,

In online campus environments, creating accessible information, whether for
teaching or just providing basic information
on an institutionıs web site, is becoming a pressing issue for students with
disabilities, especially those with visual impairments.

Re. below, is a recent reference to Adobe Systemıs Guide for Document
Authorsı and other related resources for
creating accessible online material.

As you make plans for this coming fallıs online resource supports, please
keep this in mind when creating your own documents,
or when providing suggestions to faculty or instructors for their own online


PS: Re. the list-serve source, UID stands for: ŒUniversal Instructional
For more info see:

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From: Karen McCall <[log in to unmask]>
Reply-To: Communications with other UID projects
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Date: Mon, 9 Aug 2004 07:29:35 -0400
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Subject: [UID-FORUM] New Access Adobe Web Site with Adobe 6.0 Accessibility

Hi Everyone:

Adobe Systems has a new web site and it includes the two
documents I worked on for them.

Creating Accessible Adobe PDF Files: A Guide for Document Authors:

 <> and
Reading PDF Documents with Adobe Reader 6.0: A Guide for People with

 <> They
also have a general Create Accessible Content page: and of course
the main accessibility site is

Cheers, Karen

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Leo J. Deveau, B.A., M.Ed., MLIS
Research and Communications
Post-Secondary Educational Support Services
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