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By Andrew Leibs

ISBN-10: 0313309698

ISBN-13: 9780313309694

The first reference e-book written for the sight-impaired scholar and people who serve their wishes, A box consultant for the Sight-Impaired Reader explains tips to find, receive, and combine all kinds of reduction to build an international of analyzing equivalent to that of the totally sighted reader. It profiles the most important blind carrier corporations; explores really good codecs akin to Braille, huge print, and digital texts; and indicates what know-how readers require and the place to discover it. It offers finished lists of audio and big print publishers, a state-by-state directory of source organizations for the blind, and beneficial net assets to aid scholars and their academics and librarians in acquiring the texts they should reach either educational and delight reading.

Beginning with thorough assurance of the nationwide enterprises in position for visually handicapped readers and the way they could help either scholars and librarians, A box consultant for the Sight-Impaired Reader outlines the kinds of know-how to be had to readers and the corporations that manufacture it. to be had software program, braille assets, huge print assets, and web sites are all mentioned intimately, with touch details. additionally incorporated are examining innovations for various educational topic parts, a close directory of kingdom assets with addresses, cell numbers, and sites, an exhaustive record of audio publishers, and a listing of books compiled from suggested examining lists reminiscent of the yankee Library Association's striking Books for the school certain. A dialogue of the american citizens with Disabilities Act and its influence on libraries is supplied, in addition to investment assets for librarians who are looking to supply extra fabrics and know-how for his or her sight-impaired buyers than their budgets may possibly permit. With the encouragement and assets supplied right here, sight-impaired scholars who felt the area of interpreting used to be closed off to them can now create a studying lifestyles as wealthy as that of any absolutely sighted student.

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