Tools, Guidance, and Resources
Making Documents Section 508 Compliant by CMS. Includes PDF, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and HTML. Also includes tips for Microsoft Accessibility Checker and Outlook
ED Accessibility Requirements for Electronic Documents- Includes requirements and checklists for MS Word, PowerPoint, Excel and PDF.
See Agency Shared Guidance for other resources from agencies.
Making Accessible PDF
Making Accessible Word Documents
Accessibility Best Practices Library: Creating Accessible Word 2010 Documents - by Accessibility Electronic Document Community of Practice (AED COP)
Creating accessible Word documents - by Microsoft
Creating Accessible Word Documents - by Michigan State University
Best practices for Creating Accessible Microsoft Office Documents - by Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo
Section 508 blog
Updated Guidance on Creating 508 Compliant IT Solicitations
We just updated the guidance document...make sure that your solicitations documents are fully accessible.