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The Federal Reserve Banks are working to make every page on its public web server accessible to the widest possible audience, including people with visual disabilities using screen-reading software.
Many of the documents on our web server are in HTML and are usually accessible to screen-reading software. We also have a large number of documents in Adobe Acrobat Portable Document Format (PDF) and PostScript (.ps), types that reproduce the exact look of a printed page. PDF documents are displayed through Adobe's free Acrobat Reader, but may require additional steps to become accessible to screen readers. PostScript files can be saved electronically and sent directly to a printer.
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