Popular accessibility book now freely available online

Tuesday, 23 March 2010 10:31am

 

If you are looking for a resource that talks about accessibility in user-centred design (UCD) and gives practical advice about including people with disabilities in the design and testing process, then the freely available Just Ask: Integrating Accessibility Throughout Design might just be for you.

Just Ask: Integrating Accessibility Throughout Design is published by Shawn Henry, who leads the worldwide education and outreach activities promoting web accessibility for people with disabilities at the W3C Web Accessibility Initiative. 

Henry's book focuses on including people with disabilities in user-centred design and testing. The book is divided into two sections. Part 1 introduces the basics for anyone that wants to include people with disabilities in their design process, and gives some helpful tips about interacting with people with disabilities.

Part 2 moves on to the practicalities of including accessibility in UCD. It focuses on helping usability professionals incorporate accessible into their UCD process, including analysis, design and evaluation.

Just Ask: Integrating Accessibility Throughout Design is one of 12 Useful and Free Downloadable Web Design Books that have been put together by Speckyboy Design Magazine.

 


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