Skip to main content

Improving Library Services To People With Disabilities

In Order to Read Online or Download Improving Library Services To People With Disabilities Full eBooks in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl and Mobi you need to create a Free account. Get any books you like and read everywhere you want. Fast Download Speed ~ Commercial & Ad Free. We cannot guarantee that every book is in the library!

Improving Library Services to People with Disabilities

Improving Library Services to People with Disabilities Book
Author : Courtney Deines-Jones
Publisher : Elsevier
Release : 2007-02-28
ISBN : 1780631057
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

GET BOOK

Book Description :

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 the Quality of Library Services for Students with Disabilities

Improving the Quality of Library Services for Students with Disabilities Book
Author : Philip Calvert
Publisher : Libraries Unlimited
Release : 2006
ISBN : 9781591583004
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

GET BOOK

Book Description :

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?

Crash Course in Library Services to People with Disabilities

Crash Course in Library Services to People with Disabilities Book
Author : Ann Roberts,Richard J. Smith
Publisher : ABC-CLIO
Release : 2010-03-23
ISBN : 1610690567
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

GET BOOK

Book Description :

This book helps libraries identify and implement new ways to serve their physically or mentally disabled patients. • Provides assessment tools that help libraries gauge their ability to meet the needs of disabled patrons • Includes a comprehensive index

Lifelong Learning in Public Libraries

Lifelong Learning in Public Libraries Book
Author : Donna L. Gilton
Publisher : Scarecrow Press
Release : 2012
ISBN : 0810883562
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

GET BOOK

Book Description :

This book demonstrates that public librarians can promote learning by combining the elements of Information Literacy Instruction (ILI) with traditional practices of public libraries. It not only provides background on ILI and current developments in public library instruction, it also examines educational theories and practices derived from a variety of fields and translates the theories and practices into a well-coordinated plan for libraries to follow. It encourages librarians to rethink practices to incorporate the principles of ILI and will enable public librarians to extend and enrich their instruction on information use.

Portraits of Library Service to People with Disabilities

Portraits of Library Service to People with Disabilities Book
Author : Eunice G. Lovejoy
Publisher : G. K. Hall
Release : 1990
ISBN :
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

GET BOOK

Book Description :

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 numerous topics, including accessibility of special needs areas; targeting specific handicapped groups; developing special collections; technology in visual, hearing and communication aids programming and funding.

Ferguson Career Resource Guide for People with Disabilities Third Edition 2 Volume Set

Ferguson Career Resource Guide for People with Disabilities  Third Edition  2 Volume Set Book
Author : Facts On File, Incorporated
Publisher : Infobase Publishing
Release : 2009-01-01
ISBN : 1438110472
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

GET BOOK

Book Description :

Each two-volume book contains four major sections: . - Introduction and Overview: Provides forewords by notables in the field and an outline of the book. - Essays: Features eight to 10 essays on topics such as workplace issues, financial aid, diversity, and more. - Directory: Contains descriptions and contact information for hundreds of organizations, schools, and associations, arranged by topic. - Further Resources/Indexes: Includes glossaries, appendixes, further reading, and indexes

Interface

Interface Book
Author : N.A
Publisher :
Release : 2002
ISBN :
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

GET BOOK

Book Description :

News

News Book
Author : N.A
Publisher :
Release : 1991
ISBN :
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

GET BOOK

Book Description :

Public Library Services for Youth with Special Needs

Public Library Services for Youth with Special Needs Book
Author : Wisconsin. Task Force on Youth with Special Needs,Frances De Usabel,Coral S. Swanson
Publisher : Diane Publishing Company
Release : 1999
ISBN :
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

GET BOOK

Book Description :

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; demographics of YSN in Wisconsin; societal trends and their implications; needs of YSN; barriers to public library use, and strategies to overcome them; goals for library service for YSN; getting started in a few minutes a week; and Library Services and technology Act projects for YSN. Bibliography.

Library Association Record

Library Association Record Book
Author : Library Association
Publisher :
Release : 1991
ISBN :
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

GET BOOK

Book Description :

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.