Glossary of Terms: Assistive Technology (AT)

People with disabilities may use assistive technology to navigate the web, but they aren’t the only users of assistive technology. Users who do not live with a disability may sometimes opt to use certain assistive technologies for tasks like note-taking or consuming content online. These tools provide many people with support in daily living, and provide a greater sense of independence online and offline. Below is a list of some commonly used AT devices.