ERIC Number: ED289316
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1986
Reference Count: N/A
Quick Information Sheets.
Wisconsin Univ., Madison. Trace Center.
This compilation of "Trace Quick Sheets" provides descriptions, prices, and ordering information for products and services that assist with communication, control, and computer access for disabled individuals. Product descriptions or product sources are included for: adaptive toys and toy modifications; head pointers, light pointers, and mouthsticks; keyboard modification programs; keyguards; electronic communication aids; telecommunication devices for the deaf; switches and controls; optical character recognition scanners; portable battery-operated printers; portable typewriters; software resources; speech input systems; speech output computer programs for communication; and speech synthesizers. A general directory of books, pamphlets, catalogs, journals, newsletters, companies, and organizations is provided in the Quick Sheet titled "Additional Resources." Other Quick Sheets focus on: associations/advocacy groups/self-help groups, computer access for the blind and visually impaired, computer assessment/training programs, selected information resources for the deaf, networks/bulletin boards/databases, newsletters and journals, training programs in technology in special education, and a selected bibliography of videotapes on augmentative communication and computer access for the handicapped. (JDD)
Descriptors: Accessibility (for Disabled), Assistive Devices (for Disabled), Communication Aids (for Disabled), Computer Networks, Computers, Disabilities, Educational Opportunities, Information Sources, Input Output Devices, Publications, Resources, Telecommunications, Toys
Trace Center, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Waisman Center, 1500 Highland Ave., Madison, WI 53705-2280 ($5.00).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Wisconsin Univ., Madison. Trace Center.
Note: A product of the Trace Research and Development Center on Communication, Control, and Computer Access for Handicapped Individuals. For related documents, see EC 201 271-280.