ERIC Number: ED317017
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989-Dec
Reference Count: N/A
Directory of Assistive Technology: Data Sources.
Council for Exceptional Children, Reston, VA. Center for Special Education Technology.
The annotated directory describes in detail both on-line and print databases in the area of assistive technology for individuals with disabilities. For each database, the directory provides the name, address, and telephone number of the sponsoring organization; disability areas served; number of hardware and software products; types of information provided by the database; cost for using the database; procedures for accessing the database; and a paragraph-length description. Databases described in the directory include: ABLEDATA, Accent on Information, Adaptive Device Locator System, Apple Computer Special Education and Rehabilitation SOLUTIONS, Apple Computer Resources in Special Education and Rehabilitation, Closing the Gap Resource Directory, CompuHelp, CTG (Closing the Gap) Solutions, Developmental Disabilities Technology Library, Hyper-ABLEDATA, IBM National Support Center for Persons with Disabilities, National Technology Database, Sensory Technology Information Service, and The Trace ResourceBook (JDD)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Special Education Programs (ED/OSERS), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Council for Exceptional Children, Reston, VA. Center for Special Education Technology.