Ally, made by Blackboard is an accessibility feature that promotes inclusivity for all learners and is integrated into our learning management system, Canvas.
Alternative Formats Feature
The part of the Ally tool that is turned on in SRJC's Canvas will automatically generate accessible alternative versions of files and make them available to students in your course while maintaining a copy of your original file.
How to Use
Ally is turned on for all Canvas pages. All users, whether faculty or students can access the alternative formats feature by:
- Clicking on the Ally icon at the top of the page
- Clicking on the down arrows next to linked documents to access the Alternative Formats choice