The University of Oulu's libguides.oulu.fi online service is subject to the Act on the Provision of Digital Services and the EU Accessibility Directive, which require public online services to be easily accessible. Their requirements apply to the libguides.oulu.fi online service as of September 23, 2020. This accessibility statement applies to the libguides.oulu.fi website and it was created on 2.3.2021. Accessibility has been evaluated by Oulu University Library.
The website meets the critical accessibility requirements, with some exceptions:
We are working on the identified flaws.
If you are using a screen reader program, it is a good idea to change the settings of the screen reader program so that the program reads all characters as they are. The Library guides contain many examples of search strings that use e.g. parentheses, asterisks, and slashes. Essential information is not available if the reading program bypasses these characters.
If you notice accessibility problems in the online service, please first provide feedback via email according to the above instructions. Response may take up to 14 days. If you are not satisfied with our response or if you have not received a response in two weeks, you may report the issue to the Regional State Administrative Agency for Southern Finland. The agency’s website explains in detail how you can submit a report and how the issue will be processed.