PDF (Assistive Technologies)

Below you will find video tutorials for completing accessibility evaluations of eTextbooks in PDF format using Assistive Technologies (AT).  Click here to view the PDF AT Manual as a PDF. 

Note: Closed captions coming soon.


Getting Started


Checklist Instructions


Instructions for Scoring and Software Requirements


Checkpoints 1 and 2: Accessibility Documentation and Text Access


Checkpoint 3: Text Adjustment (Size)


Checkpoint 3: Text Adjustment (Color)


Checkpoints 4 and 5: Reading Layout and Reading Order


Checkpoint 6: Structural Markup Navigation (Headers)


Checkpoint 6: Structural Markup Navigation (Lists)


Checkpoints 6 and 7: Structural Markup (eReader Navigation) and Tables


Checkpoint 8: Hyperlinks (in-book)


Checkpoint 8: Hyperlinks (live)


Checkpoint 9: Color and Contrast 


Checkpoint 9: Color Contrast for Text, Headers, and Simple Images


Checkpoint 10: Language 


Checkpoint 11: Images


Checkpoint 12A: Multimedia (Text Track)


Checkpoint 12B, 12C, and 13: Multimedia (Transcript), Assistive Player and Flickering


Checkpoint 14: STEM Markup


Checkpoint 14: STEM Notation Markup


Checkpoint 15: Interactive Elements