Technology & Universal Design
This site includes a searchable database of assistive technologies and disability related products, equipment, and architectural elements.
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AccessIT promotes the use of electronic and information technology (E&IT) for students and employees with disabilities in educational institutions at all academic levels. The web site features the "AccessIT Knowledge Base", a searchable database of questions and answers regarding accessible E&IT, and the "Accessible University" mock site, a tool for demonstrating web accessibility principles.
This project, at the College of Engineering at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, promotes the development of accessible information and telecommunications technologies.
The IDEA Center is within the School of Architecture and Planning at the University at Buffalo. It is dedicated to improving the design of environments and products so that they are more usable, safer, and more appealing to a broad range of people.
This Center is located at the School of Design at North Carolina State University. The project evaluates, develops, and promotes universal design in housing, public and commercial facilities, and related products.