Accessibility Resource Center

For questions or issues pertaining to accessibility or to report an accessibility barrier, contact access@sacredheart.edu.

Members of the Digital Accessibility Committee

Policies and Procedures

Accessibility Resources

Accessibility Training Module

  • Self-Paced Online Accessibility Training in Blackboard
    Available training courses include core concepts relating to web accessibility as well as how to create accessible documents using Microsoft Word, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Excel, Adobe Acrobat Pro and accessible emails. You can access it by logging into MySHU > selected COURSES in the upper right corner >  select ACCESSIBILITY BASICS under MY ORGANIZATION in the upper right corner.

Blackboard

Documents

  • SensusAccess
    Convert documents into accessible and alternate formats

Email & Newsletters

  • Sway
    Create digital and accessible newsletters within Outlook

Multimedia (Videos/Podcasts)

  • Closed Captioning
    • YouTube -  YouTube offers a free built-in capability to caption videos easily by typing video transcripts directly into the YouTube interface and using the automatic timing feature.
    • Rev - a paid service that offers video captioning, transcription and translation.
  • Stream
    Microsoft Stream is a secure video service that is part of Office 365 apps. It allows you to upload and share videos securely; add subtitles or captions to your videos and generates captions automatically using Automatic Speech Recognition technology. 
  • SensusAccess
    Convert documents into accessible and alternate formats.

Procurement

SHU Resource Centers

Screen Reader

Website