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The web version of this resource has been designed to meet Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0, level AA. In addition, it follows all guidelines in Appendix A: Checklist for Accessibility of the Accessibility Toolkit – 2nd Edition.
Accessibility features of the web version of this resource
The web version of Composition and Literature includes the following features:
- It as been optimized for people who use screen-reader technology:
- all content can be navigated using a keyboard
- links, headings, tables use proper markup
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If you are using a print copy of this textbook, websites linked to in this text will be underlined. You can find the web addresses for all websites mentioned in this book in the back matter in the chapter called “List of Links by Chapter for Print Users.”
Known accessibility issues and areas for improvement
This textbooks contains links to a number of external websites that may not conform to accessibility guidelines. This includes links to literature pieces that are still under copyright and as such could not be reproduced in this book. The following linked resources are inaccessible:
|Yellow Woman||Leslie Marmon Silko (1948-)||A scanned PDF|
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This statement was last updated on August 19, 2019.