GSA Government-wide Section 508 Accessibility Program

Other Resources

Note: The links below will take your to external websites. We are not responsible for the content on those pages.

General Resources

Disability.gov
The U.S. federal government website for information on disability programs and services nationwide.

Usability.gov
Provides overviews of the user-centered design process and various user experience (UX) disciplines. It also covers the related information on methodology and tools for making digital content more usable and useful.

IT Solutions Navigator
Use the GSA IT Solutions Navigator to evaluate IT and telecommunications solutions, conduct market research, and identify IT solutions and GSA's contract vehicles that best meet your requirements. In three easy steps, the IT Solutions Navigator uses your requirements to find the best-fit GSA contract, and provides an appropriate point-of-contact for more information.

Agency Resources

Agency Shared Guidance
contains links to Agency resources that are available for anyone to use.

Agency Specific Guidance
contains links to Agency resources that are only available on their internal intranet for users in their agency.

Accessible Documents

Federal Resources for Creating Accessible Documents - See this BuyAccessible.gov page with Federal Best Practices for creating accessible documents.

Other Resources for Creating Accessible Documents - See this BuyAccessible.gov page with many resources for creating accessible Word, Excel, PDF etc.

Accessible Conferences

Accessible Webinars - by US Access Board

Accessible Media - by Section508.gov. Includes resources on captioning, assistive technology, planning accessible meetings

Accessible Websites

Improving Website Accessibility on BuyAccessible.gov

Department of Education (ED) Web Technical Standards for Implementing Section 508

Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)

Mobile Accessibility

Setting Up IOS and Android for Mobile Accessibility Testing - blog post by Interactive Accessibility

Accessible Videos

508 Accessible Videos—Why (and How) to Make Them - DigitalGov