Below, UH Instructional Designers have gathered resources from around the web to help faculty create user-centered, accessible courses. The list is not exhaustive, but it is a good place to start thinking about ways to reduce barriers to course content for all students.

If you have a resource that you would like to see added to the list below, please send an email to

Accessibility Basics

Getting Started with Accessibility

Washington State University

Accessibility at Blackboard


The Accessible Syllabus

Tulane University

Creating Accessible Documents

Make your PowerPoint presentations accessible


PowerPoint Accessibility


Creating High Quality Scans

Washington State University

Other Accessibility Resources

Global Accessibility Awareness Day

STEM Resources

DO-IT Stem Resources

Making Labs Accessible

University of Washington

Instructional and STEM Materials Accessibility

Creation of Accessible Mathematic Equations

California State Polytechnic University, Pomona

Math and STEM Accessibility

Charts & Accessibility

The Pennsylvania State University

Teaching Chemistry to Students with Disabilities (ebook)

Rochester Institute of Technology