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Accessibility compliance: Anthology Ally


Navigate Alternative Formats

On the course content page, just after course content or a file link, you'll find an Alternative Formats or Download Alternative Formats link. When selected, this alternative formats link opens the Download alternative formats dialog with these options:

  1. Tagged PDF: Downloads to device
  2. HTML: Opens in a new browser window
  3. ePub: Downloads to device
  4. Electronic braille: Downloads to device
  5. Audio: Downloads to device
  6. BeeLine Reader: Opens in the browser window
  7. Translated version: Downloads to device