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Added Entries v. 24, no. 4

Date: Summer 1997

The following titles have been selected from materials added
to the NLS reference collections during the spring of 1997.
Entries are arranged according to subject headings developed
and used by the NLS Reference Section for its collections.
Wherever possible, prices of publications have been
included.  Full publishers' addresses are included when they
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.

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                      NLS Publications

     Talking-book narration: a commitment to excellence
     _see_ TALKING BOOK PROGRAM--LIBRARY OF CONGRESS
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ANIMAL HELPERS

     A new leash on life.  PN/Paraplegia news, v. 51, May
     1997: 20, 22-25.


ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY

     The Alliance for Technology Access.  Technology tips.
     Exceptional parent, v. 27, May 1997: 43-45.

     Bergman, Eric, and Earl Johnson.  Towards accessible
     human-computer interaction.  Retrieved May 1997.
     http://www.sun.com/tech/access/ updt.HCI.advance.html

     Gill, John.  Access prohibited? information for
     designers of public access terminals.  London, England:
     Royal National Institute for the Blind, 1997.  32p.
     Free.  (224 Great Portland Street  W1N 6AA).


BRAILLE--READING

     Fact sheet: braille literacy and the Individuals with
     Disabilities Education Act.  Braille monitor, Apr.
     1997: 237-238.


CAMPS--DISABLED

     Camp connections: finding programs for kids with
     special needs.  Disability resources monthly, v. 4, May
     1997: 3.


CHILDREN--VISUALLY IMPAIRED

     Dote-Kwan, Jamie, Margaret Hughes, and Stacy L. Taylor.
     Impact of early experiences on the development of young
     children with visual impairments:  revisited.  Journal
     of visual impairment and blindness, v. 91, Mar.-Apr.
     1997: 131-144.


DISABILITIES--STATISTICS

     LaPlante, Mitchell P., Jae Kennedy, and Laura Trupin.
     Income and program participation of people with work
     disabilities.  Disability statistics report 9, 1997:
     1-29.  (entire issue).


DISABILITIES IN LITERATURE

     McConnell, Lynne.  Lesser gods.  Gallaudet today,
     v. 27, spring 1997: 20-23.


ELECTRONIC PUBLISHING

     Sweeney, David.  Distribution of e-text to students
     with disabilities via the WWW.  Closing the gap, v. 15,
     Feb.-Mar. 1997: 1, 6-7.


EMPLOYMENT--VISUALLY IMPAIRED

     Rumrill, Phillip D., Bruce R. Schuyler, and Jill C.
     Longden.  Profiles of on-the-job accommodations needed
     by professional employees who are blind.  Journal of
     visual impairment and blindness, v. 91, Jan.-Feb. 1997:
     66-76.


GAMES--VISUALLY IMPAIRED

     Lieberman, Lauren J., and Jim F. Cowart.  Games for
     people with sensory impairments: strategies for
     including individuals of all ages.  Champaign, IL:
     Human Kinetics, 1996.  145p.  $17.  (P.O. Box 5076,
     61825).


HORTICULTURE--DISABLED

     Ross, Rachel.  Gardening from wheels.  New mobility, v.
     8, Mar. 1997:  34-37.

     Rothert, Gene.  Soaking up nature.  Mainstream, v. 21,
     Feb. 1997: 32-33.


INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES EDUCATION ACT (IDEA),
P.L. 101-476

     Riggs, Frank.  Putting children's needs first: the IDEA
     Improvement Act of 1997.  Exceptional parent, v. 27,
     Mar. 1997: 40.


INTERNET--DISABLED

     Shettle, Andrea.  Welcome to the web.  Gallaudet today,
     v. 27, spring 1997: 6-12.

     Vanderheiden, Gregg C., and others.  Unified web site
     accessibility guidelines, version 7.2.  Retrieved June
     1997.  http://trace.wisc.edu/text/guidelns/htmlgide/
     htmlgide.htm


LEARNING DISABILITIES

     Gorman, Audrey J.  The 15% solution: kids with LD can't
     wait.  American libraries, v. 28, June-July 1997: 97-
     98.

     Gorman, Audrey J.  The 15% solution: literacy and
     learning disabilities.  American libraries, v. 28, May
     1997: 52-53.


LEGAL RIGHTS--AGED

     Strauss, Peter J., and Nancy M. Lederman.  The elder
     law handbook: a legal and financial survival guide for
     caregivers and seniors.  New York: Facts on File, Inc.,
     1996.  330p.  $25.95.  (11 Penn Plaza, NY  10001).


LIBRARY SERVICES--VISUALLY IMPAIRED

     Massis, Bruce Edward, ed.  Serving print disabled
     library patrons: a textbook for facilitators of library
     service to people with visual or physical disabilities.
     Jefferson, NC: McFarland and Co., Inc., 1996.  182p.
     $42.50.


LOW VISION

     Goodrich, Gregory L., and Randy T. Jose, eds.  Low
     vision, the reference: a bibliography of the low vision
     literature.  3rd ed.  New York: The Lighthouse, Inc.,
     1996.  $50.  1v.  (111 East 59th Street, NY  10022).


MAPS--VISUALLY IMPAIRED

     Horsfall, Bob.  Tactile maps: new materials and
     improved designs.  Journal of visual impairment and
     blindness, v. 91, Jan.-Feb. 1997: 61-65.

     Ungar, Simon, Mark Blades, and Christopher Spencer.
     Teaching visually impaired children to make distance
     judgments from a tactile map.  Journal of visual
     impairment and blindness, v. 91, Mar.-Apr. 1997: 163-
     174.


RADIO READING SERVICES--DIRECTORIES

     National Association of Radio Reading Services:
     directory of addresses 1997.  Columbia, SC: National
     Association of Radio Reading Services, 1997.  15p.
     Single copies available free from Beth Jones,
     President, National Association of Radio Reading
     Services, c/o SCERB, 1430 Confederate Avenue  29201-
     1914.

RECREATION--DISABLED

     Vogel, Bob.  Adaptive recreation programs: cool ideas
     for a hot summer.  New mobility, v. 8, Apr. 1997: 21-
     23.


REHABILITATION--DISABLED

     Lidoff, Lorraine.  Moving vision-related rehabilitation
     into the U.S. health care mainstream.  Journal of
     visual impairment and blindness, v. 91, Mar.-Apr. 1997:
     107-116.


REHABILITATION--VISUALLY IMPAIRED

     Fact sheet: blindness, rehabilitation, and the need for
     specialized programs.  Braille monitor, Apr. 1997: 238-
     240.

     Giesen, J. Martin, Brenda S. Cavenaugh, and Cherie A.
     Johnson.  Some knowledge areas in blindness
     rehabilitation, v. 29, spring 1997: 17-27.


SPINAL CORD INJURY

     Spinal cord injury: part 1.  American rehabilitation,
     autumn 1996: 1-32.  (entire issue).

     Spinal cord injury: part 2.  American rehabilitation,
     winter 1996: 1-29.  (entire issue).


SPOKEN WORD RECORDINGS

     Audiobook reference guide: 1997-1998.  Portland, ME:
     Audiofile Publications, Inc., 1997.  81p.  (entire
     issue).  $36.  Includes subscription to AudioFile
     Magazine.  (37 Silver Street, P.O. Box 109, 04112).


SPORTS--DISABLED

     Broadrick, Tobe.  Courting fun.  Exceptional parent, v.
     27, Apr. 1997: 50-51.


TALKING BOOK PROGRAM--LIBRARY OF CONGRESS

*    Talking-book narration: a commitment to excellence.
     Projects and experiments, v. 28, Apr.-June 1997: 1-16.
     (entire issue).


VOTING--DISABLED

     Boshart, Jolene.  Of vision and voting.  Braille
     monitor, May 1997: 334-335.