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5 edition of Task Group on Library Service to the Handicapped found in the catalog.

Task Group on Library Service to the Handicapped

report presented to the National Librarian, Dr. Guy Sylvestre.

by National Library of Canada. Task Group on Library Service to the Handicapped.

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Published by National Library of Canada in Ottawa .
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  • Canada.
    • Subjects:
    • Libraries and people with disabilities -- Canada

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesGroupe de travail sur le service de bibliothèque aux handicapés.
      ContributionsSylvestre, Guy.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ711.92.P5 N38 1976
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxx, 206, 225, xxx p. ;
      Number of Pages225
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4650843M
      ISBN 100660003813
      LC Control Number77483459

      From the Editor: The first article I wrote after joining the Monitor staff was called, "Mapping the Enchanted Kingdom," and it appeared in the December issue. It was a review of a little book that traced the history of the Talking Book program of the National Library Service for .   This enables customers with talking books to synchronize data with libraries that participate in the National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped. In its highly specialized niche with limited sales opportunities, Keystone made one new sale, increasing the implementations of KLAS to Bookshare makes reading easier. People with dyslexia, blindness, cerebral palsy, and other reading barriers can customize their experience to suit their learning style and find virtually any book they need for school, work, or the joy of reading. Customize your reading experience with ebooks in audio, audio + highlighted text, braille, large. King Street (Alexandria, VA) Task Force; King Street Garden Foundation Board; Member of the Independence Center of Northern Virginia; National Captioning Institute, Advisory Committee on Audio Description; National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped's Collection Development Advisory Group.

      For Marathon County residents unable to visit the library due to age, illness, accident or disability, our Homebound program offers a way to receive library materials at home by mail or special delivery. Please call to sign up for this free service! This service is free of charge, but a valid library card is required. Once enrolled, library volunteers will select.


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