The Turner Free Library includes accessibility features on its website as part of its mission "to serve the informational, educational, cultural, and recreational needs of all the members of the diverse Randolph community." Over 60% of adults in the US have a disability of some kind, many of which can make websites like the Turner Free Library's difficult to use. This in turn limits their access to library services and resources.
In order to make the Library's website as inclusive as possible, it includes the Recite Me web accessibility and language toolbar.
as Recite Me is innovative cloud-based software that lets visitors view and use our website in a way that works best for them.
We’ve added the Recite Me web accessibility and language toolbar to our website to make it accessible and inclusive for as many people as possible.
Measures to support accessibility
To ensure the accessibility of its website, the Turner Free Library takes the following measures:
Include accessibility as part of the Library's mission statement
Provide continual accessibility training for Library staff
Add the Recite Me web accessibility and language toolbar to the Library's website
Recite Me Web Accessibility and Language Toolbar
The Recite Me toolbar allows visitor's to the Turner Free Library's website to access the library services and resources they're looking for. The comprehensive Recite Me toolbar works across all devices and offers a unique range of functions ensuring that our work is accessible to all. You can use it to:
Read website text aloud (including PDFs)
Download the text as an MP3 file to play it where and when it suits you
Change font sizes and colors
Translate text into more than 100 different languages
Access a fully integrated dictionary and thesaurus
How to Access the Recite Me Toolbar
The Recite Me toolbar allows visitor's to the Turner Free Library's website to access the library services and resources they're looking for. The compreh
Web Content Accessibility Conformance Status
The Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) defines requirements for designers and developers to improve accessibility for people with disabilities. It defines three levels of conformance: Level A, Level AA, and Level AAA. The Turner Free Library's website is partially conformant with WCAG 2.1 level AA. Partially conformant means that some parts of the content do not fully conform to the accessibility standard.