ERIC Number: ED207269
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1979-Aug
Reference Count: N/A
Evaluation and Research Program for the Portable Braille Recorder (PBR). Volume III. Appendix 19, Digicassette Operating Manual.
Bourgeois, Michelle; And Others
The operating manual for the Digicassette (or Portable Braille Recorder--PBR), an electronic braille reading and writing machine and an audiotape recorder which is compact and easy to carry around, is presented. Following a preface and an introduction are sections which address the following topics: orientation to parts and functions of the Digicassette; playback or reading a Braille tape; recording (writing) braille; audio recording and playback; alternating braille and sound; machine maintenance; when things go wrong; teaching children to use the Digicassette; the Digicassette and external devices (calculator, typewriter, computer, deaf/blind communication, and copying braille cassettes); and transcriber guidelines. (SB)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Education for the Handicapped (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC. Media Services and Captioned Films Branch.
Authoring Institution: George Peabody Coll. for Teachers, Nashville, TN. Dept. of Special Education.