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Re: Taxonomy of tags on information and communication technologies

From: Christophe Strobbe <christophe.strobbe@esat.kuleuven.be>
Date: Fri, 24 Sep 2010 17:07:01 +0200
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To: "WAI Interest Group" <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Hi Jamal,

At 16:38 24/09/2010, Jamal Mazrui wrote:
>Can anyone share a taxonomy of tags on the following subject:
>accessibility of information and communication technologies to people
>with disabilities?  It would include tags for different disabilities,
>assistive technologies, and features of universal design.  A
>comprehensive taxonomy is probably not possible, but any well-thought
>out subset would be appreciated.

This may be overkill and not an exact match: the European project 
ACCESSIBLE has published an ontology at 
<http://www.accessible-eu.org/index.php/ontology.html>. Among other 
things, it covers some types of assistive technologies and techniques 
and failures from WCAG 2.0.

Best regards,

Christophe Strobbe

Christophe Strobbe
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