Resources for Accessible Learning

The following is a list of helpful resources that delve into the many aspects of accessibility in the classroom.  Included are links to UMD accessibility resources, resources for creating accessible documents, and tutorials.


Accessibility and Canvas

UMD 3 Year Accessibility Plan
The Division of Information Technology at UMD developed the 3 Year Accessibility Plan to have the best level of accessibility to our systems, applications and services. The Plan outlines steps to improve technical support to achieve accessible IT services.

University of Maryland Accessibility and Disability Service
UMD Accessibility and Disability Service (ADS) is available to students, faculty and staff with a documented disability.  Eligibility for services is based on documentation and information obtained during the ADS registration interview.

Resources for Accessible Documents

Creating Accessible Tables

Accessibility for Microsoft Products

Accessibility for PDF Documents

Accessibility for InDesign Documents

Google Apps for Education (GAFE)

Captioning Videos

eLearning Tools

Helpful Tutorial and Material

Accessibility Resources from Other Colleges/Universities

Understanding Disability

Accessibility Organizations

Universal Design Links