ERIC Number: ED169707
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: N/A
Access II: A Guide to Massachusetts Post-Secondary Facility Libraries Serving Persons with Special Needs.
Ploeg, Thomas A., Comp.; Murphy, Judeth M., Comp.
The directory lists alphabetically-by-town campus libraries in Massachusetts which provide special facilities for handicapped individuals. Each library is listed with the following information: place; name (including address, phone number, and name of library); person to contact; services (such as special privileges to reserve materials or staff assistance to retrieve materials that are out of reach or inaccessible); materials and equipment (for instance captioned films, braille writers, or magnifying lens); accessibility (including such features as 32 inch wide doors that open easily, non-slip floors, or lower public telephones); and materials and services accessibility (library usage and loan privileges available to non-library members). (PHR)
Descriptors: Access to Education, College Libraries, Directories, Handicapped Children, Library Facilities, Services, State Libraries
Consultant for the Physically Handicapped, Board of Library Commissioners, 648 Beacon Street, Boston, MA 02215 ($4.09, estimated cost)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners, Boston.
Identifiers - Location: Massachusetts