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Accessibility: Streaming Video

Accessibility Information for Library Streaming Video Services

  • Many of our Library resources offer accessibility features aimed at helping users with visual impairments and comply with Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act or follow Web Content Accessibility Guidelines in order to achieve accessibility verification.
  • Below is a list of Library resources that highlights accessibility features and provides links for further information.

Please contacts us if you have questions about a resource not listed.

AVON: Academic Video Online

Accessibility Features

  • Video Captions
  • Searchable Transcripts for 95% of Videos
  • Keyboard and Speech Recognition Software Website Navigation and Video Playback Controls.
  • Adjustable Text Size

For further details visit the Alexander Street Video Platform Accessibility Statement webpage.

Access Database

Kanopy

Accessibility Features

  • Closed Captioning and Subtitles
  • Searchable Transcripts
  • Keyboard Navigation for Video Player
  • Screen Reader Compatible (no audio descriptions currently)

For further details visit Kanopy's Position on Accessibility website

Access Database

Swank

Accessibility Features

  • Screen Reader Compatibility
  • Media Player Keyboard Shortcuts
  • Captioning and Subtitles

For more information explore Swank's Accessibility FAQ.

Access Database

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