ERIC Number: ED079884
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972-Sep
Reference Count: 0
Aids for Handicapped Readers.
Library of Congress, Washington, DC. Div. for the Blind and Physically Handicapped.
The reference circular provides information on approximately 50 reading and writing aids intended for physically or visually handicapped individuals. Described are low vision aids, aids for holding a book or turning pages, aids for reading in bed, handwriting aids, typewriters and accessories, braille writing equipment, sound reproducers, and aids to the mailing of letters and books. Examples of aids listed are hand held magnifiers, closed circuit television, mouthsticks, prism glasses, signature guides, typewriters, and cassette mailing containers. Listings usually include item name, a brief nonevaluative description, manufacturing company or companies, order numbers, and prices. Addresses of approximately 50 suppliers are included. (DB)
Descriptors: Catalogs, Electromechanical Aids, Exceptional Child Education, Physical Disabilities, Reading, Sensory Aids, Visual Impairments
Reference and Information Section, Division for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. 20542
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Library of Congress, Washington, DC. Div. for the Blind and Physically Handicapped.
Note: Reference Circular