The New York Institute for Special Education: Serving students with Special Needs since 1831

Access to the Internet, Web and Windows


Accessible Web Design

Adobe PDF Accessibility

iPhone Accessibility

LYNX Web Browser

Unix Access

  • DACX The Disability Action Committee for X (DACX) is a volunteer effort whose goal is to develop accessibility features for workstations running the X Window System.
  • UNIX/X Window System Software Toolkit at the Trace Center
  • Emacspeak
  • UnWindows is a collection of programs written for the X Window System designed to assist visually-impaired users who are not blind in working with a window-based workstation interface.
    • UnWindows , for people using Unix/X-Windows systems (FTP site)

Windows Access

Java Accessibility

Access Resources


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Developing a Web Accessibility Business Case for Your Organization: Overview
Updated 7/7/2010    
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