You are here:

Making Web-Based Tables Accessible for Users of Screen Readers

, ,

Library Hi Tech Volume 20, Number 2, ISSN 0737-8831


Summarizes results from a study of problems blind people using screen readers and Web browsers experienced when reading tables on the World Wide Web. Explains accessibility factors including complexity of layout, use of HTML programming, features of screen-reading software, and user variables; and makes recommendations for Web-based tables, including library Web pages. (Author/LRW)


Amtmann, D., Johnson, K. & Cook, D. (2002). Making Web-Based Tables Accessible for Users of Screen Readers. Library Hi Tech, 20(2), 221. Retrieved September 29, 2020 from .

This record was imported from ERIC on April 18, 2013. [Original Record]

ERIC is sponsored by the Institute of Education Sciences (IES) of the U.S. Department of Education.

Copyright for this record is held by the content creator. For more details see ERIC's copyright policy.