Network Bulletin No. 04-56

Date: September 24, 2004

  Subject:    Reference materials

Index term:  Guide to Spoken-Word Recordings:
Popular Literature and recorded reference documents

      The enclosed reference circular __Guide to Spoken-Word Recordings: Popular
      Literature,__ 2004, No. 04-02, replaces the circular __Guide to Spoken-Word
      Recordings: Popular Literature,__ January 1995, No. 95-01.  Please insert this copy
      into your Reference Circular binder and discard all copies of the previous edition.  An
      updated table of contents for your library's binder is included.

      Also included is __Reference Circulars and Factsheets 2003,__ a cassette containing
      five reference documents in this order:

         Facts: Selected Sources of Electronic Texts
         Facts: Selected Veterans Organizations
         Facts: Sources for Purchase of Cassette Players and Player-Recorders Compatible
      with Recorded Materials Produced by the National Library Service (NLS)
         Reference Circular: Information for Travelers with Physical or Visual Disabilities
      Reference Circular: Physical Disabilities: Information and Advocacy Organizations

      Additional copies of both the circular and the audio cassette can be ordered from your
      multistate center.  The MSC stock number for the circular is CR014.  The stock number
      for the cassette is CRO27C.

      The circular and print versions of the documents on the cassette are available online at
      <>.   __Guide to Spoken-Word Recordings__ will be
      recorded on cassette along with other 2004 reference documents at a later date.

      For further information, please contact:
      Linda Redmond
      Head, Reference Section

      [Enclosures: This bulletin contained print enclosures that were mailed to the network
      on September 24, 2004.]

                   Reference Circulars
      Table of Contents

     MSC Stock #                     Title                        Date

     CR003             Assistive Devices for Use with Personal    10/01
                       Computers (01-02), large print
     CR003B             braille

     CR008             Bibles and Other Sacred Writings in Special   9/99
                       Media (99-02), large print
     CR008B             braille
     CR008C             cassette

     CR023             Blindness and Visual Impairments: Information  3/01
                       and Advocacy Organizations (01-01), large print
     CR023B             braille
     CR023C             cassette

     CR011             Braille Embossers (00-01), large print       5/00
     CR011B             braille

     CR004             Braille Literacy: Resources for Instruction,  Revision
                       Writing Equipment, and Supplies,              in Process
                       large print

     CR013             Building a Library Collection on Visual and    3/99
                       Physical Disabilities: Basic Materials and
                       Resources (99-01), large print

     CR024             Deaf-Blindness: National Organizations and     2/04
                       Resources (04-01), large print

     CR014             Guide to Spoken-Word Recordings: Popular       7/04
                       Literature (04-02), large print

     CR006             Information for Travelers with Physical or Visual       6/02
                       Disabilities (02-02), large print
     CRO27C             cassette (Reference Circulars and Factsheets   2003)

     CR022             Learning Disabilities: Organizations and                Revision
                       Resources, large print                                          In Process

     CR022C            1997 edition recorded on verso of
                       Facts: Talking Books and Reading Disabilities

      The Magazine Program of the National Library                  3/03
                          Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped
         (NLS), (03-02), large print

     CR009             Magnifying Devices: A Resource Guide (02-01),         5/02
                          large print

     CR018             Parents' Guide to the Development of
                       Preschool Children with Disabilities:Revision
                       Resources and  Services, large print        in Process

     CR025             Physical Disabilities: Information and Advocacy12/03
        Organizations (03-01), large print
     CRO27C             cassette (Reference Circulars and Factsheets 2003)

     CR001             Reading Materials in Large Print: A Resource Guide 5/97
                       (97-02), large print

     CR019             Sources of Audiovisual Materials on Disabilities 5/95
       (95-02), print

     CR021             Sources of Braille Reading Materials (96-02), 9/96
      large print
     CR021B            braille

                                                    September 2004