SWAP - Accessibility & Usability Information
This document summarizes the accessibility and usability barriers identified during testing as well as how to get help.
The UW SWAP Online Auction is the university technology and equipment surplus search and bidding web application.
For information or assistance with using this application, contact Matthew Thies, Surplus Program Manager, Business Services, at (608) 497-4436 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
See the UW SWAP Frequently Asked Questions for additional information.
Student accessibility & usability barriers
The following information is provided to help people with disabilities know what potential barriers may exist in this web app.
Screen reader difficulties may occur for people with visual disabilities
Some images are missing alternative text including information necessary to describe the product. Some heading levels are missing making it difficult for users to navigate the web app page using a screen reader. Some buttons and functions have no screen reader accessible label.
Keyboard navigation difficulties may occur for people with motor disabilities
Some focus styling is missing making it difficult for people navigating via keyboard to know where they are on the page.
Color Contrast accessibility barriers may cause difficulties for people with visual disabilities
Some text and background colors in the application may make it difficult for people with colorblindness or low vision to operate the SWAP Auction web app.