[Athen] Testing Web Accessibility

Humbert, Joseph A johumber at iu.edu
Thu Jul 9 06:21:27 PDT 2015

Hi Jessica,

My colleague here at IU developed an Accessibility tool bar for Firefox called the Web Accessibility Quick Check Extension (W15YQC)<http://blrichwine.github.io/W15yQC/>. There is also the Web Accessibility Toolbar (WAT)<http://www.paciellogroup.com/resources/wat/> for IE. These will allow you to log in to the website and then run some automated checks page by page.

As Paul pointed out, many commercial tools indicate they have some ability to do this.


Joe Humbert
Principal Accessibility Analyst
Assistive Technology and Accessibility Centers
University Information Technology Services
Indiana University, IUPUI IT 210F
(317) 274-4378
johumber at iu.edu<mailto:johumber at iu.edu>

From: athen-list [mailto:athen-list-bounces at mailman13.u.washington.edu] On Behalf Of Jessica Dzyak
Sent: Thursday, July 9, 2015 9:03 AM
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Subject: [Athen] Testing Web Accessibility

Good morning,

Does anyone know of a way to test web accessibility for a site that you have to log into? I love WAVE, but it doesn't work for me to test course pages in our LMS that require a log in.

Thank you,

Jessica Dzyak, MA, LMHC
Learning Differences Specialist
Labouré College
303 Adams Street, Office B005
Milton, MA 02186
Phone: 617-322-3542
Fax: 617-322-3594
jessica_dzyak at laboure.edu<mailto:jessica_dzyak at laboure.edu>

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