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Accessibility Statements for Digital Education Systems

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

The Digital Education Service supports a number of online systems, and are continually working with our suppliers to provide an accessible user experience. Below you can find regularly-updated information on the accessibility of our systems, with links to our web accessibility statements which contain reviews of how we are meeting (or working to meet) accessibility standards.

System Accessibility Statements


Minerva is the University's Portal and Virtual Learning Environment (VLE) which uses Anthology’s Blackboard Learn. Minerva contains online teaching areas and links to other integrated tools for interactive learning, assessment and grading, and communication. 

Minerva's Web Accessibility Statement
Accessibility in Minerva - using keyboard shortcuts and screen readers
Accessibility in Minerva - reduced motion settings
Anthology's Voluntary Product Accessibility Template (external site)

Requesting Support

If you would like more information, find any problems not listed in these statements, or feel we're not meeting your accessibility needs, please contact the Digital Education Systems Team via the IT Service Desk.  

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