Information about the accessibility of The OpenScience Laboratory

The Open University is committed to making its website accessible, in accordance with the Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) (No. 2) Accessibility Regulations 2018.

This website is partially compliant with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines version 2.1 [Tip: hold Ctrl and click a link to open it in a new tab. (Hide tip)] , AA standard, due to the non-compliances listed below.

The OpenScience Laboratory contains a large number of individual pages across the website. The University has a rolling programme of accessibility audit testing across its websites. Samples of OpenScience Laboratory pages are chosen to be representative of different types of content across the website with an emphasis placed on those pages with large numbers of users. To undertake the audits, we use a combination of automated and manual testing methods.

Our website pages are designed to be screen-reader compatible and our aim is for the system to be as accessible and user-friendly as possible for all users. If you find that our website is not accessible to you, please use the feedback option provided within this statement to let us know why and your feedback will be used to help improve our website in the future.

The list of issues on this page have been found through accessibility testing of The OpenScience Laboratory website but due to testing limitations, the list below might not contain every compliance issue with WCAG 2.1 AA. We are working to address these issues as soon as possible, unless stated otherwise.