Some of the documents on the USCIRF site are in Portable Document Format (PDF). These cross-platform documents ensure that users will be able to obtain publications in their original format regardless of what platform, software, or configurations they use to access the Internet. In order to view PDF documents, however, user must first download the free Acrobat Reader software that lets you view, navigate through, and print PDF documents
Adobe® Reader® 9 is free software you can use to read and access the information contained within PDF files. Adobe Reader 9 contains many capabilities specifically designed to make it easier for people with disabilities to read PDF files, regardless of whether the files have been optimized for accessibility. It leverages accessibility functions built into Windows® and Mac OS systems and allows adjustment of user preferences to optimize the reading experience for a variety of disabilities.
- Accessible Adobe Reader 9 download (English — Windows) By clicking this link you agree to the license agreements and privacy policies for the software included.
- Accessing PDF Documents with Assistive Technology: A Screen Reader User's Guide (PDF, 368 kb)
- Adobe Reader product information
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