Accessibility

Introduction

The National Army Museum is committed to ensuring that this website is accessible to the widest possible range of people. This includes those with visual impairments, cognitive and/or learning disabilities, motor difficulties and the hard of hearing.

The website aims to conform to Level AA of the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0 as recommended by the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C). These guidelines are an internationally recognised benchmark of website accessibility.

The website offers full functionality in all modern browsers on both PC and Mac.

    Accessibility features

    Text content

    The text of the website is resizable. The website also uses a recommended level of contrast between foreground and background colours. Find out how to change text size and colours via your browser.

    Non-text content

    Screen-reader users can access text regarding the appearance and/or function of non-text content.

    Captions and/or transcripts are provided with video and audio content (as appropriate).

    Keyboard access

    Page functionality is available via the keyboard as well as the mouse.

    The website does not include its own access keys as they are no longer recommended by W3C due to potential conflicts with browser and assistive technology access keys.

    Portable Document Format

    The website uses Portable Document Format (PDF) for certain reports and forms. If you are having difficulty accessing these documents, you can download and install free Adobe Reader software.

    Get in touch

    If you have any questions or suggestions regarding the accessibility of this site, or if you have difficulty using any part of it, please contact us.

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