Improving Library Services to People with Disabilities

Written By Courtney Deines-Jones
Improving Library Services to People with Disabilities
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 28 February 2007
  • ISBN : 1780631057
  • Pages : 196 pages
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Download or read book entitled Improving Library Services to People with Disabilities by author: Courtney Deines-Jones which was release on 28 February 2007 and published by Elsevier with total page 196 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. The book takes account of the key fact that to maximize their potential, people must have lifelong access to the information and services offered through books and libraries. Whether to address concerns of an ageing population or to enable all citizens to contribute fully through meaningful education and work opportunities, more emphasis is being given to promoting library services to people who have disabilities. This book is a compendium of articles focused on serving adults with disabilities in an international setting. From this book, librarians, policy makers and constituents will understand the importance of serving all potential patrons, will be exposed to best practices and model programs, and will learn techniques and strategies for improving the services their libraries offer. Pragmatic approach gives librarians tools they can use immediately to improve their services Policy overviews help librarians understand advocacy issues Emphasis on universal access helps librarians and decision-makers understand how improving services for people with disabilities improves services for all patrons

Improving Library Services to People with Disabilities

Improving Library Services to People with Disabilities
  • Author : Courtney Deines-Jones
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2007-02-28
  • Total pages : 196
  • ISBN : 1780631057
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Summary : The book takes account of the key fact that to maximize their potential, people must have lifelong access to the information and services offered through books and libraries. Whether to address concerns of an ageing population or to enable all citizens to contribute fully through meaningful education and work opportunities, ...

Library Services for Persons with Disabilities

Library Services for Persons with Disabilities
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Association of Research Libr
  • Release Date : 1991
  • Total pages : 130
  • ISBN : 1780631057
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Summary : Read online Library Services for Persons with Disabilities written by , published by Association of Research Libr which was released on 1991. Download full Library Services for Persons with Disabilities Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Improving the Quality of Library Services for Students with Disabilities

Improving the Quality of Library Services for Students with Disabilities
  • Author : Philip Calvert
  • Publisher : Libraries Unlimited
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Total pages : 232
  • ISBN : 1780631057
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Summary : Approximately ten percent of the U.S. student population (undergraduate and graduate) has a disability; and few if any libraries have failed to comply, at least in part, with federal regulations. But have they stopped to think whether the services they offer actually fit the bill?...

Interface

Interface
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2002
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1780631057
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The Ohio Long Range Program for Improvement of Library Services

The Ohio Long Range Program for Improvement of Library Services
  • Author : State Library of Ohio
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1984
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1780631057
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Summary : Read online The Ohio Long Range Program for Improvement of Library Services written by State Library of Ohio, published by which was released on 1984. Download full The Ohio Long Range Program for Improvement of Library Services Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Show me Libraries

Show me Libraries
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1995
  • Total pages : 212
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APAIS Australian Public Affairs Information Service

APAIS  Australian Public Affairs Information Service
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1992
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1780631057
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Summary : Vol. for 1963 includes section Current Australian serials; a subject list....

News

News
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1991
  • Total pages : 212
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Portraits of Library Service to People with Disabilities

Portraits of Library Service to People with Disabilities
  • Author : Eunice G. Lovejoy
  • Publisher : G. K. Hall
  • Release Date : 1990
  • Total pages : 270
  • ISBN : 1780631057
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Summary : Profiling currently active, successful library programs for disabled people, this study offers many creative ways to serve the more than 36 million handicapped Americans. Drawing on site visits and in-depth interviews Lovejoy shares the experiences of professionals in all areas from administrators who purchase equipment to drivers of bookmobiles. She covers ...

Public Library Services for Youth with Special Needs

Public Library Services for Youth with Special Needs
  • Author : Wisconsin. Task Force on Youth with Special Needs,Frances De Usabel,Coral S. Swanson
  • Publisher : Diane Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 1999
  • Total pages : 60
  • ISBN : 1780631057
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Summary : Designed to provide guidance and practical suggestions for public libraries (PL) in ensuring that all youth will have convenient and equitable access to materials and technology at PL to meet their informational, educational, cultural and recreational needs. Chapters: definition of youth with special needs (YSN); background of the YSN Initiative; ...

Library Association Record

Library Association Record
  • Author : Library Association
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1991
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1780631057
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Summary : Proceedings of the 22d-33d annual conference of the Library Association in v. 1-12; proceedings of the 34th-44th, 47th-57th annual conference issued as a supplement to v. 13-23, new ser. v. 3-ser. 4, v. 1....

How Libraries Must Comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act ADA

How Libraries Must Comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act  ADA
  • Author : VARIOS AUTORES
  • Publisher : Greenwood
  • Release Date : 1992
  • Total pages : 168
  • ISBN : 1780631057
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Summary : Describes the scope of the Americans with Disabilities Act as it applies to libraries of all types, and discusses planning, legal questions, particular situations, and other matters...

Library Information Science Abstracts

Library   Information Science Abstracts
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1780631057
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Library Literature Information Science

Library Literature   Information Science
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1780631057
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Summary : An index to library and information science literature....

Library Services for Disabled Individuals

Library Services for Disabled Individuals
  • Author : Rashelle S. Karp
  • Publisher : G. K. Hall
  • Release Date : 1991
  • Total pages : 128
  • ISBN : 1780631057
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Summary : Discusses the particular needs of individuals who are learning disabled, mentally retarded, print-handicapped, and hearing impaired, and includes a chapter with desensitizing activities in order to understand these disabilities...