ERIC Number: ED365338
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993
Magazines in Special Media.
Library of Congress, Washington, DC. National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped.
This is a descriptive listing of periodicals available in special media to blind and physically handicapped persons throughout the country. Part 1 lists all magazines produced by the National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped (NLS) for its free reading program. Magazines listed in Part 1 are available at no charge through cooperating libraries to persons who are unable to read or handle conventional print materials because of visual or physical impairment. An order form is included to obtain these publications. The magazines listed in Part 2 are not part of the NLS program and cannot be requested through cooperating libraries. The information about these magazines was provided by their producers. The sources for ordering are indicated, and full addresses are given in the appendix to Part 2. The media included are braille, cassette, computer diskette, disc, large print, Moon type, and VersaBraille cassette and diskette. Magazines can be located in the catalog by using the title index, the subject index, or any of the indexes arranged by medium. (JLB)
Descriptors: Audiotape Recordings, Blindness, Braille, Disabilities, Floppy Disks, Large Type Materials, Media Adaptation, Periodicals, Physical Disabilities
Magazines in Special Media, CMLS, P.O. Box 9150, Melbourne, FL 32902-9150 (free).
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Library of Congress, Washington, DC. National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped.
Note: For earlier version, see ED 341 191.