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How to Make Digital Assets Accessible: Infographics

A resource to help you create accessible digital assets for your cours


If the information conveyed in an infographic is crucial, then it must be made accessible to all viewers. Infographics are a challenge not only for individuals with visually impairments, but also for individuals with cognitive disabilities that make it difficult to follow complex designs or find design elements distracting. Contact CAT at 940-8575 or email us at if you need assistance with creating accessible infographics.

Accessibility Guidelines for Infographics

This is an overview of the elements that require special consideration when creating infographics. Please review one of the Additional Resources for detailed instructions on any of the following:‚Äč

  • Design the infographic using best accessibility practices for color contrast and use of color.
  • Provide long alternative text or transcript that conveys the content OR
  • Provide HTML/CSS so a screen reader can access the content.

Accessible Infographic with transcript

Accessibility Check

To check:

Additional Resources


Email Butler University Libraries
Irwin Library: 317-940-9227
Science Library: 317-940-9937
CAT: 317-940-8575

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