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A Case Study of Web Accessibility on Tamil Nadu Public School System

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IJCA Proceedings on EGovernance and Cloud Computing Services - 2012
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EGOV - Number 2
Year of Publication: 2012
Authors:
N. Rajkumar
B. Gohin
Viji Vinod

N Rajkumar, B Gohin and Viji Vinod. Article: A Case Study of Web Accessibility on Tamil Nadu Public School System. IJCA Proceedings on EGovernance and Cloud Computing Services - 2012 EGOV(2):8-14, December 2012. Full text available. BibTeX

@article{key:article,
	author = {N. Rajkumar and B. Gohin and Viji Vinod},
	title = {Article: A Case Study of Web Accessibility on Tamil Nadu Public School System},
	journal = {IJCA Proceedings on EGovernance and Cloud Computing Services - 2012},
	year = {2012},
	volume = {EGOV},
	number = {2},
	pages = {8-14},
	month = {December},
	note = {Full text available}
}

Abstract

As the World Wide Web becomes one amongst the communication channels between School Districts and their community of stakeholders, the necessity to supply equal access and equal opportunity to people with disabilities associate degree isn't any longer simply a moral issue however a legal obligation. This paper tests the 200 entities within the Tamil Nadu public school system using the Bobby Software. The results show that almost all of the websites fail to satisfy the minimum needed Standards: Section 508 guidelines and Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) priorities.

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