Information for the visually impaired.
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Information for the visually impaired.

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Published by VINE in Leeds .
Written in English

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Open LibraryOL19639012M

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Shapes is a unique book that helps young blind or visually impaired readers learn their shapes in a format specifically designed for them. Deaf-Blind Infants and Children: a Developmental Guide. J.M. McInnes & J.A. Treffry, $ A print-Braille book is one that provides both print and Braille on the same page, making it possible for a visually impaired and a normal sighted child to read from the same book. Thus, a sighted parent, sibling, friend, or teacher can read along with the child. Through the National Library Service (NLS), every state provides braille and audio books for blind, visually impaired and print for disabled people. Users can download books, but you do not need a computer to use this service. Libraries provide physical braille books and audio books on cartridges that you receive and return by mail, free of charge. The books are not suitable for visually impaired persons to read. Though such a situation can be improved by Optical Character Recognition (OCR) technology. However, the quantity or timeliness of such resources exhibits a big gap versus that of normal sources of information for the general public. While E-books have become increasingly popular.

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