RedShelf v Cloud-based (Mac OSX10.14 Mojave 10.14 Mojave)
/ VoiceOver with gestures and keyboard.
Operating System Mac OSX10.14 Mojave
Operating System Version
Assistive technology VoiceOver with gestures and keyboard.
Assistive technology features Keyboard, Screenreader/Self-voicing
Last Updated March 26, 2019, 11:44 a.m.
Notes Evaluated in safari with VoiceOver.
Basic Fundamental and Non-Visual tests evaluated.
Excellent reading experience. Navigating by page number, TOC, search result and bookmark all work well. Due to browser environment, unable to create highlights/notes but user is able to review already created highlights/notes. Providing more descriptive label for the sidebar menu would be helpful.
Operating system/Platform accessibility
The reading system can be activated independently
Able to locate and open book with no issues.
Able to navigate the MyShelf. Properly label the redeem access code button and heading level.
The table of contents in the app presents the content hierarchy
The TOC is properly marked-up and displays sub-chapters/sections. Properly labeling the sidebar menu would be helpful.
Navigate to chapters through the Table of Contents
Able to select a sub-section of a chapter and user focus is placed on the selected section in the book.
Navigate content by pages
Able to select a page number. User's focus is placed at the beginning of the page in the book.
Navigate forward and backward through reflowed content
Able to navigate the book chapters/sections using the Next/Previous buttons.
Read navigation information
Using the VO rotor (VO+u), the user can review current location be review the headings listed.
Perform a search, review the search results
Selecting a search result from the list places the user on the actual searched result in the book.
Move across chapters without using TOC
Able to navigate chapters/sections using the Previous/Next buttons.
Highlights, Notes, and Bookmarks
Add a Bookmark or Highlight
Able to create bookmarks at specific locations in the text of the book.
Review and navigate Bookmarks or Highlights
Selecting a bookmark places the user on the bookmarked text in the book.
Add a note
Due to browser environment, unable to create a highlight/note.
Review and navigate Notes
Able to review/select already created highlights/notes.