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Captioned media services is the process of embedding text on film as well as other types of media and has become a widely-used accommodation in postsecondary settings for deaf individuals. Research studies confirm that captions used on different media sources such as film, television, and online videos not only benefit deaf individuals but also emerging readers, ESL/ELL students, students with learning disabilities, individuals with ADD/ADHD, and many more.

With advancements in technology, entities have a variety of approaches to consider when a need for captioned media arises. The following resources support the production of accurate, time-synced captions to ensure equitable access to media.