ERIC Number: ED313879
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989-Jun
Perspectives on Deafness. A Selected Bibliography Prepared for Public Libraries Establishing a Deafness Collection.
Norton, Melanie J.; Kovalik, Gail L.
This bibliography is aimed at public librarians' need to grasp the rapidly expanding body of literature related to deafness and hearing loss, especially in libraries aspiring to maintain a comprehensive collection on the subject. The annotated citations are of materials published from 1973 to 1989 and are divided into sections on: communication (6), culture/heritage (16), general works (8), education (8), employment (5), juvenile (19), juvenile/sign language (9) mental health/psychology/rehabilitation/sociology (10), novels and poetry (8), parents and families (12), reference (12), and sign language (12), Also included are non-print media (6), periodicals (9), organizations/information centers (15), and publishers (7). (PB)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Technical Inst. for the Deaf, Rochester, NY.