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ERIC Number: EJ858335
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2009
Pages: 3
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-1536-7967
Tips for Working with Deaf or Hard-of-Hearing Student Employees in the Library
Henderson, John
Journal of Access Services, v6 n1-2 p98-100 2009
For a deaf or hard-of-hearing employee, working in an academic library can be a rewarding opportunity and a great way to interact with the hearing world. For department heads, it means changes or adjustments might need to be made in how training and interacting with their employees is handled. Using 10 tips to communicate, from visual aids to learning basic sign language, library managers and department heads can develop a positive working relationship with their deaf or hard-of-hearing employees. (Contains a list of helpful aids.)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
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Language: English
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