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Talking books of enduring value for blind and physically handicapped individuals

DeWitt Stetten

Talking books of enduring value for blind and physically handicapped individuals

by DeWitt Stetten

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Published by National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • People with visual disabilities -- United States,
  • Talking books

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsLibrary of Congress. National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[4] p. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14924857M

    The National Library Service for Blind and Print Disabled provides reading materials at no cost to individuals whose temporary or permanent low vision, blindness, physical disability, or other disability makes it difficult to read regular print. Services are administered through a network of cooperating libraries across the United States. A Teachers' Guide to the Special Educational Needs of Blind and Visually Handicapped Children [Mangold, Sally] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. A Teachers' Guide to the Special Educational Needs of Blind and Visually Handicapped ChildrenAuthor: Sally Mangold.

    Provides thousands of titles available on digitally recorded audio books, DC, and computer disk, including textbooks. National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped Library of Congress provides a free correspondence course to certify Braille transcribers. They offer .   Reading is a very important aspect in human life. Some do this as a hobby while others do this as a way to gain knowledge & information. It has always been a problem to a blind or visually impaired person to read a book in its original form due to the fact that books are basically printed on a plain sheet where visual interaction is essential to read its content.

    The website provides people with print-related disabilities in the United States access to o books and periodicals. These resources are converted to Braille, large print or text to speech audio files. The Library of Congress, National Library Services for the Blind and Physically Handicapped. Finding Ebooks On the Internet Currently being revised for publication in , this book is, in my opinion, a book every blind reader should own. It also provides an excellent start for any teacher, parent or service provider for the blind who wishes to learn more about accessible etexts and EBooks.


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Talking books of enduring value for blind and physically handicapped individuals by DeWitt Stetten Download PDF EPUB FB2

Talking books "of enduring value" for blind and physically handicapped individuals. Washington, D.C.: National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, [] (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, National government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors.

Application for Free Library Service: Individuals. Talking books and/or magazines. Braille books and/or magazinesMaterials: Please select the format of your reading materials. One or both are available. Do not select books for me. National Library Service for the Blind and Physically HandicappedFile Size: KB.

Search the NLS catalog for braille and talking books through one of two interfaces. The National Library Service for the Blind and Print Disabled > Braille and Audio Reading Materials > NLS Catalog.

NLS Catalog. To download digital talking book and ebraille titles immediately. The Talking Book Program (TBP) provides free library services to qualifying Texans with visual, physical, or reading disabilities.

TBP is part of the National Library Service to the Blind and Print Disabled, a program administered by the Library of Congress. The TBP collection consists of more thantitles, including hundreds of titles in Spanish, and some in French, German, Russian.

The Books for the Blind Program is an initiative of the United States National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped (NLS) which provides audio recordings of books free of charge to people who are blind or visually impaired. The program has included audio recordings of books since and digital book efforts began in The online Talking Books Plus catalog provides complete access to information about every book in the Talking Books Plus' collection.

It displays the complete bibliographic record, so you can find out what books are available, what each book is about, who the author and narrator are, how long the book is, and whether a copy is available to borrow. "Talking" books on long-playing record were introduced.

Extended Library services to blind children. Extended Library services to physically disabled and reading disabled individuals. Renamed New York State Library for the Blind and Visually Handicapped.

Renamed New York State Talking Book and Braille Library. Braille. Frank Kurt Cylke, Director, National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, Taylor Street, NW., Washington DC Telephone: () E-mail: [email protected] Criteria for Selecting Proposals.

Not applicable. Find a Book through Our Online Catalog. Books produced in braille or audio by the Communication Center are listed on WorldCat, a global catalog of library collections.

To order books, give us a call at: Search for books in audio and/or braille. National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped: digital plans and progress. Library Hi Tech, Vol. 19, No. 1, pp. DIGITAL TALKING BOOK STANDARDS DEVELOPED BY NLS AND PARTNERS UNDER NISO AUSPICES.

USES AND USE RESTRICTIONS: The program provides books on cassette, disc, in Braille, and talking book and recorded cassette machines.

There are 57 regional libraries and 80 sub-regional libraries in the United States with a collection of approximatelytitles in recorded and Braille formats music scores, textbooks, and instructional materials in Braille, large type and.

The Touch and Listen Newsletter keeps you up to date with what's going on at the Braille and Talking Book Library as well as new additions to the collection of recorded works.

Library volunteers assist in monitoring and reviewing monthly magazines, special projects, and recreational reading materials. Audio Books & Poetry Community Audio Computers, Technology and Science Music, Arts & Culture News & Public Affairs Non-English Audio Spirituality & Religion.

Librivox Free Audiobook. Full text of "Talking Book Topics" See other formats. How to Return Materials Returning Books. When you receive books from us, the container has a removable label with your name and address on it. The Library's name and address is on the back of that label, so when you've read the book and are ready to return it to us, just remove the label, flip it over, replace it with the TBBL address showing, and put it in the mail.

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Lists about: SCARS ARE SEXY- Books with imperfect/disfigured/disabled heroes, Books with Disabled Heroes, Blind/Deaf/Mute, Blind Heroes/Heroines In Roman. The National Library Service (NLS) is a free braille and talking book library service for people with vision impairments or physical disabilities that prevent them from holding traditional books.

The free service works through local libraries that mail the NLS talking or braille books and magazines. Define talking book. talking book synonyms, talking book pronunciation, talking book translation, English dictionary definition of talking book. Serving the blind and physically handicapped in the United States of America.

Talking Book World; Talking Books; Talking Call Waiting; Talking catfish; talking device; Talking dirty; Talking. Our Talking Books service is absolutely free. Giving you access to o fiction and non fiction books for adults and children.

Talking Books has been one of our most loved services for more than eight decades, and we now offer more formats and titles than ever before.

This program is funded in part with a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) administered by the State of New Mexico through the New Mexico State Library, a division of the Department of Cultural Affairs.

Accessible Reading Materials for Youth: The Evolution of the National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped Children’s Collection. by Jane Caulton, Head, Publications and Media Section, National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped (NLS), Washington, D.C.; Linda Redmond, Head, Reference Section, National.Answer: Blind persons engage in a wide variety of sports and recreational pursuits.

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