ERIC Number: ED353984
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1992-May-15
Reference Count: N/A
Into Books...and Out of This World! A Bibliography for Young Library Services for the Blind and Physically Handicapped.
Sumner, Mary Ann, Comp.
This annotated bibliography contains books for blind or physically handicapped youngsters from preschool through junior high. The books are available in braille, on audiocassette, or recorded discs. The approximately 200 titles listed have been produced in Florida or obtained from the National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped. The bibliography, which was prepared in conjunction with the State Library of Florida's Summer Library Program for 1992, is built around a travel theme. The items are further divided by these themes: (1) traveling through time; (2) stretching your imagination; (3) back to the times of kings and queens; (4) exploring other places; (5) out to space; (6) visiting the future; (7) meeting monsters and strange creatures; and (7) into the heart. Annotations include the grade level for which each item is appropriate. The bibliography also contains an author index and a title index. An order form is included. The bibliography is set in large print and is also available on cassette or in braille. (KRN)
Descriptors: Adolescent Literature, Annotated Bibliographies, Audiodisks, Audiotape Recordings, Braille, Childrens Literature, Elementary Education, Fantasy, Large Type Materials, Preschool Education, Public Libraries, Reading Programs, Recreational Reading, Science Fiction, Special Libraries, Summer Programs
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Florida State Dept. of Education, Tallahassee. Div. of Blind Services.
Note: For related documents, see IR 054 358-360.