Assistive technology features Keyboard, Screenreader/Self-voicing
Last Updated March 26, 2019, 12:06 a.m.
Notes Evaluated in Firefox (62+) with NVDA (April 1).
Basic Fundamental and Non-Visual test evaluated.
Overall excellent reading experience. User is able to navigate directly to sections of the book through the TOC and by page number. All structural mark-up in the book is accessible and image alt text descriptions are available. Some issues with focus placed on search results and bookmarks. Inability to create highlights/notes due to browser environment but ability to review and navigate highlights already created.
Operating system/Platform accessibility
The reading system can be activated independently
Creating account in bookshelf.vitalsource.com is accessible.
Able to navigate Library using headings.
The table of contents in the app presents the content hierarchy
The TOC is properly formatted with sub-chapters/sections correctly displayed.
Navigate to chapters through the Table of Contents
Selecting a link from a sub-section in the TOC places focus on the section in the book.
Navigate content by pages
Able to enter a page number in the Go To Page edit field and focus is placed at the beginning of the selected page in the book.
Navigate forward and backward through reflowed content
Able to navigate by chapter/section using the Previous/Next buttons.
Read navigation information
Able to determine location by reviewing headings or frame titles with Insert+F7.
Perform a search, review the search results
Partially supported. Able to search for content. Search results are accessible. Selecting a search result does not move focus to the book content but remains on the search result. The book focus moves to the chapter with the search result but not on the actual search result.
Move across chapters without using TOC
Able to navigate between chapters/sections using the Previous/Next buttons.
Highlights, Notes, and Bookmarks
Add a Bookmark or Highlight
Able to create bookmarks on chapters of the book but not on specific text.
Review and navigate Bookmarks or Highlights
Able to review and navigate bookmarks. Selecting a bookmark does not move focus to the book content.
Add a note
Unable to create highlights/notes due to the browser environment.
Review and navigate Notes
For already created highlights/notes, able to review and navigate highlights/notes.