U-M Google Accessibility

This page provides information about known accessibility barriers and workarounds. Questions can be sent to the Knox Center staff at Sites.Knox@umich.edu. General information about Information Technology (IT) Accessibility at the University of Michigan is on the CIO's IT Accessibility page.

G Suite General Resources

Additional Resources

Keyboard Shortcuts

These are Additional Services not covered by U-M's contract. These services may display advertisements, require an additional terms of service agreement and have a separate privacy policy.

  • macOS (for all applications) - Apple support site
  • Windows (for all programs) - Windows support site
  • Earth - Google support site
  • Maps - shortcutkeys.net
  • YouTube - shortcutkeys.net

Contact Google directly with questions and comments via their feedback form. You may also join the Accessibility Google Group and view the archive. Use the Join group to post button. Google staff read and occasionally respond to messages there.


  • Labs are additional add-ons in Mail that may enhance accessibility
  • Organize email with Labels and Filters
  • We do not recommend using Sites to create compliant websites
    Here are some tips from Google on how to improve accessibility in Google Sites
  • Issues and Work-Arounds for Dragon NaturallySpeaking v. 12  
    Note: We have not tested Google Apps with the Macintosh version of Dragon

  • Issues and Work-Arounds for Read and Write Gold