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Author Mates, Barbara T.

Title Assistive technologies in the library / Barbara T. Mates ; with contributions by William R. Reed, IV.

Imprint Chicago : American Library Association, c2011.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    027.663 MAT    Available
Description 206 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The library's mission : to serve all patrons -- Creating accessible electronic information -- Seeing the bigger picture : large-print-access technology solutions -- When computers talk : listening to the Web and printed materials -- Touching the Internet : braille access to the Internet -- Seeing the sounds : technologies for persons with hearing impairments -- Surfing the Internet with a "different" board -- Accessible collections, resources, and discussion forums -- Staff make it all work -- Finding the funding -- We got it, come and get it, or, Marketing -- Creating avenues for accessible electronic communication.
Subject Libraries and people with disabilities.
Self-help devices for people with disabilities.
Libraries and people with visual disabilities.
Libraries and the hearing impaired.
Added Author Reed, William R.
ISBN 9780838910702 (pbk. : alk. paper)
083891070X (pbk. : alk. paper)

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