Accessible tools 101

What are accessible science tools and why do they matter?

These reports have informed Tool Foundry’s vision and explain the social impact of accessible tools for scientific discovery.

Meet the tool community

Who is already in the accessible tools community?

These community organizations and initiatives are driving the development and sharing of accessible tools for scientific discovery.

Designing and prototyping

How can I make or improve my tool?

These guides provide an important foundation for creating user-centered products and services.

Fabrication and production

Where can I find help to build my tool?

These organizations provide accessible or open equipment and components.