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Author: Library of Congress. National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped.
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : United States Government Printing Office, 1983.
Edition/Format:   Print book : National government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Provision of library service to blind and physically handicapped individuals is an ever-developing art/science requiring a knowledge of individual needs, a mastery of information science processes and techniques, and an awareness of the plethora of available print and nonprint resources. This book is intended to bring together a composite overview of the needs of individuals unable to use print resources and to  Read more...
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That all may read.
Washington : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 1983
(OCoLC)573059803
Material Type: Government publication, National government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Library of Congress. National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped.
ISBN: 084440375X 9780844403755
OCLC Number: 7945920
Notes: Cover title.
Description: v, 518 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Preface / Frank Kurt Cylke --
Part one. History and standards / Eunice Lovejoy --
Federal legislation and agencies which serve blind and physically handicapped people / Irvin P. Schloss --
A history of the National Library Service to Blind and Handicapped Individuals --
Part two. Users / Hylda Kamisar --
Materials and publishers / Mary Jack Wintle and Catherine Archer --
Reading aids and devices / Leslie L. Clark --
State programs : a State Librarian's perspective / Anthony Miele --
The NLS Network / Karen Renninger and Thomas J. Martin --
Part three. School library media services / Ruth A. Velleman and Joan A. Miller --
Public libraries / Donna Dziedzic --
Academic library services / John Vasi --
Training and research in librarianship / Kenneth L. Ferstl and Merrillyn C. Gibson --
Part four. In other countries / M. Joy Lewis --
International cooperation / Frank Kurt Cylke --
Appendix : Free matter : nearly a century of change / Judith M. Dixon and Alfred D. Hagle.

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Provision of library service to blind and physically handicapped individuals is an ever-developing art/science requiring a knowledge of individual needs, a mastery of information science processes and techniques, and an awareness of the plethora of available print and nonprint resources. This book is intended to bring together a composite overview of the needs of individuals unable to use print resources and to describe current and historic practices designed to meet those needs. - Preface.

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