Accessibility Statement for Women Writers Online

The Northeastern University Women Writers Project is committed to ensuring digital accessibility for people with disabilities. We are continually improving the user experience for everyone, and applying the relevant accessibility standards.

Conformance status

The Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) defines requirements for designers and developers to improve accessibility for people with disabilities. It defines three levels of conformance: Level A, Level AA, and Level AAA. Women Writers Online is partially conformant with WCAG 2.1 level AA. Partially conformant means that some parts of the content do not fully conform to the accessibility standard.

Feedback

We welcome your feedback on the accessibility of Women Writers Online. Please let us know if you encounter accessibility barriers on Women Writers Online:

Technical specifications

Accessibility of Women Writers Online relies on the following technologies to work with the particular combination of web browser and any assistive technologies or plugins installed on your computer:

  • HTML
  • WAI-ARIA
  • CSS
  • JavaScript

These technologies are relied upon for conformance with the accessibility standards used.

Assessment approach

Northeastern University Women Writers Project assessed the accessibility of Women Writers Online by the following approaches:

  • Self-evaluation

Evaluation report

An evaluation report for Women Writers Online is available at: https://wwp.northeastern.edu/wwo/license/WWO_VPAT-2.3-WCAG.pdf.


This statement was created on 30 April 2020 using the W3C Accessibility Statement Generator Tool.