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every image tells a story. we describe yours.
WHAT IS THE USE OF A BOOK WITHOUT PICTURES?
At textBOX we agree with Alice. That's why we describe images for a living. We tell the story of every image and we'd love to help to tell the story of yours.
We hope you enjoy exploring our website and remember we are available through the looking glass at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We apply our unique focus|LOCUS method to writing high-quality, user-friendly alt-text + image descriptions for every type of content provider.
Accessibility meets discoverability with alt-text designed specifically to tell the story of your website content.
searchBOX is a free contact directory of over 7,500 publishers, ebook platforms, universities + digital providers created by textBOX to help librarians and disability service officers source accessible content + accessibility statements.
The ASPIRE service provides content providers with a comprehensive review and accreditation of your accessibility statements.
Described is the textBOX guide to image description. It provides comprehensive guidance for creating consistent, quality image descriptions for your visual content.
Want to learn more about how to write or assess image description? We can help you with bespoke training focused on your requirements.
Have you ever wanted to know more about the accessibility experts in the industry? Even their lunch preferences? Then lunchBOX, the new interview feature from textBOX, might be just for you.
20 questions. 20 answers. Lunchtime reading. Served.
Click the logos below to explore our recent interviews with Taylor & Francis, Ingram Content Group, VitalSource, University of Kent, Cambridge University Press, the Swansea University Transcription Centre, Kogan Page, DAISY Consortium, SUPC and the University of Southampton.
ASPIRE accessibility reviews
The ASPIRE service provides a unique verification service for accessibility statements and helps you tell your accessibility story.
explore the ASPIRElists
The ASPIRElists enable universities to assess the quality of accessibility statements across the publishing industry + ensure compliance with legislation. Click the links below to explore the reviews of publishers + ebook platforms.
Read about the impact of the ASPIRE project on the publishing + university community. Click a logo link below to learn more.
learn more about textBOX
Learn more about us and our work to improve the accessibility of your content.