Ally - Help for Staff

Visit the Ally homepage on the Digital Education Systems Help website for guides to help you use Ally. You will also be able to search for answers if you're not sure which guide you might need.

Links to some of the how-to guides available on the website are also provided below:


Getting started with Ally


Equations, aligning equations properly in Word


Training, on-demand Ally video - this link will take you to Stream

Need more help?

Make sure you are logged in to this website ( when viewing this page. You should then see additional support options, such as the ability to open an IT ticket and, where relevant, submit related requests for specific help.

What is Ally?

Ally is an easy to use tool within Minerva that provides accessibility indicators and an accessibility module report so you can identify how accessible your content within Minerva is and fix issues flagged by the indicators.

Your students will have the option to download alternative formats of content from your modules and organisation into 7 different formats (audio, ePub, HTML, electronic Braille, tagged PDF, BeeLine Reader, Immersive Reader).

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