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Accessibility at Lone Star College
Lone Star College recognizes and supports the principles set forth in federal and state laws designed to eliminate discrimination against qualified individuals with disabilities. The College believes in equal access to educational opportunities ...
Add Captions to TechSmith Knowmia Videos
TechSmith Knowmia videos provide the ability to caption videos in a straightforward fashion. See below: Adding and Editing Video Captions Generating Captions Determining if Captions are ADA Compliant NOTE: LSC-Online does not have...
Automated Accessibility Checkers
Automated Accessibility Checkers Software Tools How to Check Microsoft Office 365 for Windows (Word, PowerPoint, Excel) A built-in accessibility checker (Note: The accessibility checker only checks .docx, .pptx, and .xlsx files) Go to...
Considerations for Linking to Publisher or other Third Party Online Materials
When you think about linking to publisher materials, or any other third party materials, you should consider the following questions. Are images described in alternative text? PowerPoint slides from publishers often have images without any al...
Create an Accessible PDF from a Microsoft Word Document
The goal of accessible learning is that a person with a disability will obtain the information as fully, equally and independently as a person without a disability. When a learning setting is accessible, a person with a disability is afforded the op...
File Conversion Tool
As you are posting materials online, you may need to convert files from one format to another - for accessibility, pedagogical, or various other reasons. As an example, you may want to convert a PDF file to an MP3 so students can access the material...
Interpreting and Transcribing Services
Lone Star College offers interpreter and transcribing services for qualified individuals. To learn more about how these services are defined, see the definitions below. You can request those services through the Accessibility Services and Resourc...
Make a Google Slides Presentation Accessible
The goal of accessible learning is that a person with a disability will obtain the information as fully, equally, and independently as a person without a disability. When a learning setting is accessible, a person with a disability is afforded the o...
Make a PDF Accessible
The goal of accessible learning is that a person with a disability will obtain the information as fully, equally, and independently as a person without a disability. When a learning setting is accessible, a person with a disability is afforded the o...
Make a PowerPoint Presentation Accessible
The goal of accessible learning is that a person with a disability will obtain the information as fully, equally, and independently as a person without a disability. When a learning setting is accessible, a person with a disability is afforded the o...
Make a Word Document Accessible
The goal of accessible learning is that a person with a disability will obtain the information as fully, equally, and independently as a person without a disability. When a learning setting is accessible, a person with a disability is afforded the o...
Make an Excel Spreadsheet Accessible
The goal of accessible learning is that a person with a disability will obtain the information as fully, equally, and independently as a person without a disability. When a learning setting is accessible, a person with a disability is afforded the o...
Make Complex Images Accessible
The goal of accessible learning is that a person with a disability will obtain the information as fully, equally, and independently as a person without a disability. When a learning setting is accessible, a person with a disability is afforded the o...
Make Google Docs Accessible
The goal of accessible learning is that a person with a disability will obtain the information as fully, equally, and independently as a person without a disability. When a learning setting is accessible, a person with a disability is afforded the o...
Make HTML Tables More Accessible
The goal of accessible learning is that a person with a disability will obtain the information as fully, equally and independently as a person without a disability. When a learning setting is accessible, a person with a disability is afforded the op...
Make Math-Science Resources Accessible
The goal of accessible learning is that a person with a disability will obtain the information as fully, equally and independently as a person without a disability. When a learning setting is accessible, a person with a disability is afforded the op...
 Make Video Accessible
The goal of accessible learning is that a person with a disability will obtain the information as fully, equally, and independently as a person without a disability. When a learning setting is accessible, a person with a disability is afforded the o...
Make Web Content in D2L Accessible
The goal of accessible learning is that a person with a disability will obtain the information as fully, equally, and independently as a person without a disability. When a learning setting is accessible, a person with a disability is afforded the o...