Publications

Software

We have published a set of APIs for external tools to get integrated into the WADcher environment. See: WADcher APIs.

Guides

We also released a booklet presenting an overview about the actual compliance requirements in the European Union because of the Web Accessibility Directive and the contributions of the WADcher project to facilitate these compliance requirements: Web Accessibility Directive (WAD) ― How to be Compliant (Version 1.0, June 2021).

Scientific publications

  • Mohamad Y., Velasco C.A. (2020) Large Scale Web Accessibility Observatories. In: Miesenberger K., Manduchi R., Covarrubias Rodriguez M., Peňáz P. (eds) Computers Helping People with Special Needs. ICCHP 2020. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 12376. Springer, Cham.
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-58796-3_29
  • Paternò F., Pulina F., Santoro C., Gappa H., Mohamad Y. (2020) Requirements for Large Scale Web Accessibility Evaluation. In: Miesenberger K., Manduchi R., Covarrubias Rodriguez M., Peňáz P. (eds) Computers Helping People with Special Needs. ICCHP 2020. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 12376. Springer, Cham.
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-58796-3_33
  • Vogelauer C., O’Flaherty J. (2020) Pilot Studies for Evaluating a Web Accessibility Observatory. In: Miesenberger K., Petz A. (eds) “Future Perspectives of AT, eAccessibility and eInclusion”, p. 29-33. ISBN: 978-3-9504630-2-6.
  • Vogelauer C. (2020) Pilot studies for evaluating a web accessibility observatory. In 9th International Conference on Software Development and Technologies for Enhancing Accessibility and Fighting Info-exclusion (DSAI 2020). Association for Computing Machinery, New York, NY, USA, 29–32.
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.1145/3439231.3439243
  • Aggeliki Spyrou, Nikolaos Kaklanis, Dimitrios Tzovaras, Yehya Mohamad, Henrike Gappa, Carlos A. Velasco, Martin Breidenbach, Serena Caria, Fabio Paternò, & Francesca Pulina. (2019, February 24). WADcher: a Unified Web Accessibility Assessment Framework. SMART ACCESSIBILITY 2019, The Fourth International Conference on Universal Accessibility in the Internet of Things and Smart Environments, Athens, Greece.
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.2604316
    Publication recognized with the Best Paper Award (see certificate).
  • Mohamad Y., Velasco C.A., Kaklanis N., Tzovaras D., Paternò F. (2018) A Holistic Decision Support Environment for Web Accessibility. In: Miesenberger K., Kouroupetroglou G. (eds) Computers Helping People with Special Needs. ICCHP 2018. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 10896. Springer, Cham.
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-94277-3_1
  • One, two – barrier-free! Software support for the barrier-free design of online offers (publication in German). InnoVisions, Fraunhofer IUK-Technology online-magazine.