Using alt text to make science Twitter more accessible for people with visual impairments

Domenico Chiarella, Justin Yarbrough, Christopher A.-L. Jackson

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Scientists increasingly post images and photos on social media to share their research activities. However, posting images and photos could potentially exclude people with visual impairments. Here, we outline actions that should be taken to foster accessibility and inclusion in posting scientific images on social media.
Original languageEnglish
Article number5803
Pages (from-to)1-3
Number of pages3
JournalNature Communications
Publication statusPublished - 16 Nov 2020

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