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Re: icons, symbols anywhere?

From: Andy Heath <a.k.heath@shu.ac.uk>
Date: Thu, 18 Jul 2002 11:33:58 +0100
Message-ID: <3D369996.7B7D516C@shu.ac.uk>
To: W3c-Wai-Ig <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>

Danny,
there's some work in ISO SC35 but I'm not sure what the status of
it is.  I can only find an old web page

http://old.ds.dk/01350001.htm

Can anyone clarify ?

Andy

>  http://www.learningdifferently.org/develop/symbols.html for links
> http://www.peepo.com/signbrowser/signbrowser_gifs.htm to see place and quite
> a few others
> http://www.peepo.com uses symbols to enable surfing for non-readers, and
> http://www.peepo.com/alfi/i.html has additional links to icon libraries
> 
> if you're desperate, I can draw a few,
> 
> jonathan
> 
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Danny Ayers" <danny666@virgilio.it>
> To: "W3c-Wai-Ig" <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
> Sent: Monday, July 15, 2002 8:47 AM
> Subject: icons, symbols anywhere?
> 
> >
> > Hi folks,
> >
> > Does anyone happen to know of any (standardized?) sets of non-verbal signs
> > or symbols for everyday concepts? e.g. a stick figure or smiley for
> > 'person'. I had a quick go at thinking of some, but this wheel seems a
> hard
> > one to reinvent - I got stuck at 'place', the second term on my list...
> >
> > Cheers,
> > Danny.
> >
> > ---
> > Danny Ayers
> > <stuff> http://www.isacat.net </stuff>
> >
> >

-- andy
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