Accessibility statement

Courthouse Libraries BC is committed to ensuring digital accessibility for all of our users. We are continually improving the user experience for everyone, and applying the relevant accessibility standards.

Conformance status

The Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) defines requirements for designers and developers to improve accessibility. It defines three levels of conformance: Level A, Level AA, and Level AAA. Courthouse Libraries BC is partially conformant with WCAG 2.1 level AA. Partially conformant means that some parts of the content do not fully conform to the accessibility standard.

Accessibility features

  • Descriptive names for links and buttons
  • Captions included with video
  • Skip to main content keyboard navigation
  • Ordered headings to create logical page flow
  • Alt text descriptions for images


Creating an accessible digital environment is ongoing work that Courthouse Libraries BC has committed to. Please let us know if you encounter accessibility barriers on Courthouse Libraries BC:

We try to respond to feedback within 1 business day.

This statement was created on 30 July 2020 using the W3C Accessibility Statement Generator Tool.