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Open Educational Resources (OER)

Accessibility Resources for Open Educational Resources

Browse resources to ensure your OERs are accessible.

Checklist to Evaluate OERs for Accessibility
Accessibility of common elements or content in open educational resources (OERs), such as text, videos, and images is covered throughout the checklist. This checklist is based on the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.1, which provides recommendations for making web content accessible.

Adding Headings to an OER Document
Styles is a tool that can be used in Word and Google Docs to create Headings in a document. Headings increase access for many readers.

WebAIM Color Contrast Directions
Learn how to use the WebAIM Contrast Checker to ensure the use of color in your OERs is accessible.