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Disability Services and Support

Teaching Students With Disabilities

Use of Images

All images should have a text alternative. The alternate text should accurately describe the image in order to convey the meaning provided to students who can view the images.

Images inserted in Blackboard have the ability to provide an image description.

Blackboard - Insert Image

Note: This guideline applies to images within Powerpoint slides. Instructions for adding alternative text to images in Powerpoint.


Contact Us

Office of Disability Resources 
Student Disability Services
1-154 Dewey Hall
585-275-9049
disability@rochester.edu

 

Lynnett Van Slyke
University Intercessor and Director of Disability Compliance
36 Wallis Hall
585-275-9125
l.vanslyke@rochester.edu