Accessibility

Last updated June 30, 2022

This is an accessibility statement from the Cape Cod Museum of Natural History. We are committed to ensuring digital accessibility for people with disabilities. We are continually improving the user experience for everyone and applying the relevant accessibility standards.

Measures to support accessibility

Cape Cod Museum of Natural History takes the following measures to ensure accessibility of CCMNH Website:

  • Employ formal accessibility quality assurance methods.

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. CCMNH 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.

Feedback

We welcome your feedback on the accessibility of CCMNH Website. Please let us know if you encounter accessibility barriers on CCMNH Website:

Technical specifications

Accessibility of CCMNH Website relies on the following technologies to work with the particular combination of web browser and any assistive technologies or plugins installed on your computer:

  • HTML
  • WAI-ARIA
  • CSS
  • JavaScript

These technologies are relied upon for conformance with the accessibility standards used.

Assessment approach

Cape Cod Museum of Natural History assessed the accessibility of CCMNH Website by the following approaches:

  • Self-evaluation