Accessibility

Website Accessibility Policy 

The SPL website has been designed to work well with screenreaders and text-only browsers. Fonts have been chosen for their readability, and colours have been chosen that are high contrast. You can also use the settings in your browser to increase the size of a page as an aid to readability. See below for directions. 
 
Page Zoom in Windows XP, Windows Vista and Windows 7
Most modern browsers allow you to zoom into or out of a web page by pressing the Ctrl and + or - keys. This will zoom the entire page, both text and images. 
 
Page Zoom in Mac OSX
Most modern browsers allow you to zoom into or out of a web page by pressing the Cmd (⌘ or ) and + or - keys. This will zoom the entire page, both text and images. 
 
Page Zoom in Linux
Most modern browsers allow you to zoom into or out of a web page by pressing the Ctrl and + or - keys. This will zoom the entire page, both text and images. 

Standards Compliance

Our goal is for this website to conform to all of the guidelines for the Worldwide Web Consortium's (W3C) Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 1.0, Level AA. We also do our best to obey the spirit of the Disability Discrimination Acts (DDA) 1995 and 2005.

If you have any difficulties…

Web standards and browsers are constantly evolving, and the content of this website is added to regularly. If you have questions about how to better use the site or experience difficulty of any kind please let us know.

Venue accessibility

The Scottish Poetry Library aims to be as accessible as possble for users with sensory deprivation or mobility problems. You can find more information on venue accessibility on the Our building page.