WCAG and Section 508 Guidelines and Documentation

WCAG #

Essential Components of Web Accessibility

Audio Description of Visual Information

EPUB Accessibility 1.1

Planning and Managing Web Accessibility

WCAG 2 Documents – This page describes the different Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2 technical documents.

What’s New in WCAG 2.2

Accessibility Conformance Testing (ACT) Rules Format 1.0

IBM Accessibility Checklist – Like version 7.0, this unified checklist and its checkpoint pages ensure that products comply with the Revised US Section 508 Standards. It also captures additional requirements needed to meet the European EN 301 549 V2.1.2 standard. 

Conformance Evaluation and Reports Overview – Conformance evaluation determines how well web pages or applications meet accessibility standards. W3C’s Website Accessibility Conformance Evaluation Methodology (WCAG-EM) is an approach for determining conformance to Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG).

Section 508 #

A History of Section 508

What is Section 508 and why does it matter?

Section 508 Guide to Accessible Web Design & Development

Section 508 Testing

Checklist of Requirements for Federal Websites and Digital Services

Authoring Tool Accessibility Guidelines ATAG #

Implementing ATAG 2.0

Authoring Tools Accessibility New US and European Requirements – Video