Blackboard Accessibility


  • Any documents uploaded to Blackboard have been reviewed for accessibility and are provided in more than one format (ex. Work and .pdf). Scanned documents are not machine readable.
  • Links are created with meaningful descriptions, avoiding terms such as “click here”.
  • Text has not copied and pasted from Word.
  • Alternative text for images, graphics, tables are included.
  • Colored fonts are not used to convey meaning.
  • Color contrast includes a dark color font on a light background. Light fonts or poor contrast is avoided.
  • Background patterns are simple

Accessibility at Blackboard