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Title: A User's Perspective
Author(s): Burrington, Gillian A.
Subject(s): Library services for the visually impaired
Abstract: This article is a personal account of the challenges faced by a library school lecturer who loses sight later in life. It illustrates the difficulties faced by visually impaired people in the United Kingdom in obtaining access to reading materials for work, educational, and leisure purposes. It also considers their future prospects.
Issue Date: 2007
Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press and the Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Citation Info: In Library Trends 55(4) Spring 2007: 760–766.
Genre: Article
Type: Text
Language: English
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2142/3753
ISSN: 0024-2594
Publication Status: published or submitted for publication
Rights Information: Copyright 2007 Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois
Date Available in IDEALS: 2008-03-05
 

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