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         ADDED ENTRIES


         Date: Spring 2010
          v. 37, no. 3


         The following titles have been selected from materials that were added to the NLS
         reference collections during winter 2010.  Entries are arranged alphabetically,
         according to subject headings developed and used by the NLS Reference Section for
         its collections.  Prices of publications have been included wherever possible.  Full
         publishers' addresses are included when documents are not readily obtainable
         through libraries and bookstores.  Items marked with an asterisk (*) are especially
         recommended for basic reference collections in libraries serving visually and
         physically handicapped readers.

         Requests for materials listed should be sent directly to the publishers or
         sources cited with each entry.  Items are not available from NLS unless
         specifically indicated.

                                       NLS Publications

         Dogs: care and feeding see Dogs

         Facts: books for blind and physically handicapped individuals, 2009 see Talking-
           Book Program--Library of Congress

         Library resources for the blind and physically handicapped: a directory with
           budget, staff, and collections information and FY 2007 and FY 2008 statistics
           on readership and circulation, 2009 see Library Services for People with
           Visual Impairments--Directories

         Talking rooms: walking through history at the National Library Service for the
           Blind and Physically Handicapped headquarters see Talking-Book Program--
           Library of Congress



























         Adjustment by People with Visual Impairments

         Bowen, Jayne. Visual impairment and its impact on self-esteem. British journal of
           visual impairment, v. 28, Jan. 2010: 47 56.

         Assistive Technology Products for People with Disabilities

         Furlong, Roxanne, ed. The complete product guide for people with disabilities.
           3d ed. Horsham, PA: No Limits Communications, Inc., 2010. 200p. $19.95.
           (PO Box 220, 19044).

         Autism

         Anderson, Kyra, and Vicki Forman, eds. Gravity pulls you in: perspectives on
           parenting children on the autism spectrum. Bethesda, MD: Woodbine House,
           2010. 202p. $19.95. (6510 Bells Mill Road, 29817).

         Kaufmann, Walter E., and Wayne Silverman. Searching for the causes of autism.
           EP magazine, v. 40, Feb. 2010: 30, 32 33.

         College Students with Disabilities--Adjustment

         Arndt, Katrina. College students who are deafblind: perceptions of adjustment and
           academic supports. AER journal, v. 3, winter 2010: 12 19.

         Digital Rights Management

         McSherry, Corynne, and Cindy Cohn. "Digital books and your rights: a checklist for
           readers." Retrieved Feb. 18, 2010. www.eff.org/files/eff-digital-books.pdf.

         Digital Talking-Book Players

         Burton, Darren. "An evaluation of Kindle II and Sony Reader digital book players."
           AccessWorld, v. 11, Mar. 2010. Retrieved Mar. 1, 2010. www.afb.org/
           afbpress/pub.asp?DocID=aw110104.

         Disabilities--Directories

         "Links to online directories of disability organizations worldwide." Retrieved
           Jan. 5, 2010. www.miusa.org/ncde/link/onlinedirectories.




         Dogs

         * Library of Congress. National Library Service for the Blind and Physically
           Handicapped. Dogs: care and feeding. Washington, 2010. 14p. Free.
           (Minibibliography, NSS 09-02).

         Education for Blind People--Foreign Countries

         Hess, Itay. Visually impaired pupils in mainstream schools in Israel. British journal
           of visual impairment, v. 28, Jan. 2010: 19 33.

         Sharma, Umesh, and others. Forming effective partnerships to facilitate inclusion of
           students with vision impairments: perceptions of a regular classroom teacher and
           an itinerant teacher. British journal of visual impairment, v. 28, Jan. 2010:
           57 67.

         Eye Diseases

         Roman, Christine, and others. Statement on cortical visual impairment. Journal of
           visual impairment and blindness, v. 104, Feb. 2010: 69 72.

         Glaucoma

         Holmstrom, Radhika. Glaucoma, genes, and me: tracing the family line of disease.
           NB, issue 51, Mar. 2010: 32 35.

         Graphical User Interface (GPS)

         Havik, Else M., and others. Design and evaluation of a protocol to assess electronic
           travel aids for persons who are visually impaired. Journal of visual impairment
           and blindness, v. 104, Feb. 2010: 84 94.

         Guide Dogs

         Young, free, and mobile: guide dogs for under 16s. NB, issue 51, Mar. 2010: 20 22.

         Legislation for People with Disabilities

         Burns, Katharina Kovacs, and Gary L. Gordon. Analyzing the impact of disability
           legislation in Canada and the United States. Journal of disability policy studies,
           v. 20, 2010: 205 218.



         Libraries--Surveys

         American Library Association. "A perfect storm brewing: budget cuts threaten
           public library services at time of increased demand." Public library funding and
           technology access study. Retrieved Jan. 20, 2010. www.ala.org/ala/research/
           initiatives/plftas/index.cfm.

         Henderson, Everett. "Service trends in U.S. public libraries, 1997 2007."  Institute
           of Museum and Library Services research brief no. 1, Dec. 2009. Retrieved
           Jan. 5, 2010. www.imls.gov/pdf/Brief2010_01.pdf.

         Hendrix, Jennifer C. "Checking out the future: perspectives from the library
           community on information technology and 21st-century libraries." American
           Library Association, Office for Information Technology Policy, policy brief no.
           2, Feb. 2010.  Retrieved Mar. 11, 2010. www.ala.org/ala/aboutala/offices/oitp/
           publications/policybriefs/ala_checking_out_the.pdf.

         Library Services for People with Disabilities--Surveys

         Bonnici, Laurie J., Stephanie L. Maatta, and Muriel K. Wells. U.S. national
           accessibility survey: librarians serving patrons with disabilities. New library
           world, v. 110, 2009: 512 528. Also available online at www.emeraldinsight.
           com/0307-4803.html.

         Library Services for People with Visual Impairments

         * Caulton, Jane, and Stephen Prine. Blind and physically handicapped: library
           services. In Encyclopedia of library and information sciences, 3d ed., 2010:
           635 641.

         Library Services for People with Visual Impairments--Directories

         * Library of Congress. National Library Service for the Blind and Physically
           Handicapped. Library resources for the blind and physically handicapped: a
           directory with budget, staff, and collections information and FY 2007 and FY
           2008 statistics on readership and circulation. Washington, 2009. 100p. Free. Also
           available online at www.loc.gov/nls/reference/directories/resources.html.

         Library Services for Senior Adults

         American Library Association. Office for Literacy and Outreach Services. Keys to
           engaging older adults @ your library. Chicago, 2010. 6p. [brochure]. (50 East
           Huron Street, 60611). Also available online at www.ala.org/ala/aboutala/
           offices/olos/toolkits/olderadults.cfm.

         Low Vision

         Corn, Anne L., and Jane N. Erin, eds. Foundations of low vision: clinical and
           functional perspectives. 2d ed. New York: AFB Press, 2010. 965p. $89.95.
           (PO Box 1020, Sewickley, PA 15143).

         Minorities with Disabilities

         Waldman, H. Barry, and Steven P. Perlman. Hispanic-Latino population social and
           health conditions: the setting for children and adults with disabilities. EP
           magazine, v. 40, Feb. 2010: 51 55.

         Music for People with Visual Impairments

         Coates, Rick. Noisemakers to music makers: developing a school band for students
           who are visually impaired. Journal of visual impairment and blindness, v. 104,
           Jan. 2010: 8 11.

         Erin, Jane N. Musically speaking: exploring music instruction with teachers of
           students who are visually impaired. Journal of visual impairment and blindness,
           v. 104, Jan. 2010: 7 8.

         Wheeler, Jennifer. Finding the opportunity to teach music to students who are
           visually impaired. Journal of visual impairment and blindness, v. 104, Jan. 2010:
           11 13.

         Personal Assistance Services (PAS)

         Misra, Sita, Louis E. Orslene, and Richard T. Walls. Personal assistance services
           (PAS) for workers with disabilities: views and experiences of employers. Journal
           of rehabilitation, v. 76, Jan. Feb. Mar. 2010: 22 27.

         Talking-Book Program--Library of Congress

         * Library of Congress. National Library Service for the Blind and Physically
           Handicapped. Facts: books for blind and physically handicapped individuals.
           Washington, 2009. 4p. Free. Also available online at www.loc.gov/nls/reference/
           factsheets/annual.html.

         * Library of Congress. National Library Service for the Blind and Physically
           Handicapped. Talking rooms: walking through history at the National Library
           Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped headquarters by Erica
           Vaughns. Washington, 2009. 16p. [pamphlet]. Free. Also available in braille.

         Travel for People with Disabilities

         "Air travel tips for people with disabilities." Retrieved Jan. 5, 2010.
           www.miusa.org/ncde/tipsheets/airlinetips.

         Travel for People with Visual Impairments

         "Blind visitors to the United States: what you need to know." Retrieved Jan. 5,
           2010. www.miusa.org/ncde/tipsheets/blindvisitorstousa.

         Veterans with Disabilities

         Frain, Michael P., Malachy Bishop, and Mary Bethel. A roadmap for rehabilitation
           counseling to serve military veterans with disabilities. Journal of rehabilitation,
           v. 76, Jan.  Feb. Mar 2010: 13 21.

         Web Accessibility

         * Vandenbark, R. Todd. Tending a wild garden: library web design for persons with
           disabilities. Information technology and libraries, v. 29, Mar. 2010: 23 29.

         White Canes

         Scott, Bronwen. Early long cane use: a case study. AER journal, v. 3, winter 2010,
           26 29.