ERIC Number: ED119640
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975
Reference Count: 0
Senior Aids for Senior Readers; A Visual Aids Pamphlet for the Elderly.
Houston Public Library, TX.
A pamphlet on special aids for senior library users lists items available from the Houston Public Library. Magnifiers (some illuminated), bedspecs (prism glasses), book holders, large print telephone dials, and games suitable for the visually handicapped or bedridden are described. The library's collections of slides and films, both 8mm and 16mm, are described, as are its special services to the homebound and institutionalized and its books by mail system. Mention is made of services available from the Texas state library including large print and braille books and magazines, talking books and magazines, and special aids. A list of manufacturers is provided. (LS)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Houston Public Library, TX.