A nonempirical comparison of the Polaron and the Mowat sensor
- Workplace adaptations. // Journal of Visual Impairment & Blindness;Jul/Aug95 Part 2 of 2, Vol. 89 Issue 4, p13
Presents different equipment and supplies related to people with vision impairments. Vantage 2000 electronic reader/magnifier for low-vision readers in the workplace; Technilog, Sensory Aids Resource Guide; Services offered by Seeing Eye dog guide school.
- Products. // Journal of Visual Impairment & Blindness;Jul/Aug95 Part 2 of 2, Vol. 89 Issue 4, p27
Presents different equipments and supplies related to people with vision disorders. Reading Edge machines; Columbus Talking Compass; Aladdin, a personal reader, winning the product design from the American Society on Aging; Launching of `Project Include' a model program for removing walls of...
- Abstracts of recent literature. Edelstein, Joan E.; Schein, Jerome D. // Journal of Rehabilitation Research & Development;Spring90, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p181
Presents an abstract of the study `Structured Solicitation: A Standardized Method for Gaining Travel Information,' by S.J. LaGrow and L. Mulder which appeared in the 1989 issue of `Journal of Visual Impairment and Blindness.'
- Blind benefit from sonar-equipped navigation aid. Chamberlain, Gary // Design News;10/6/97, Vol. 53 Issue 19, p13
Presents information on the GuideCane, a sonar-equipped navigation device for the blind which was developed by researchers in the Mobile Robotics Laboratory of the University of Michigan (UM) College of Engineering. Details on the device; How the device operates; Comments from Johann...
- Summer camp in Ohio. // Journal of Visual Impairment & Blindness;Mar/Apr94, Vol. 88 Issue 2, News service p25
Announces that Highbrook Lodge, the summer camp operated by the Cleveland Sight Center in Ohio, will conduct seven one-week sessions from June 15 to August 16, 1994 for blind and visually impaired children and adults. Contact information.
- Random access. // Journal of Visual Impairment & Blindness;Jan/Feb96 Part 2 of 2, Vol. 90 Issue 1, p19
Offers information on products which could be of help to people with disabilities. Adaptive equipment; Research report on user interfaces; Telecommunications products; More.
- Students plan special playground. Lang, Susan S. // Human Ecology;Winter96, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p2
Focuses on assistant professor Lorraine Maxwell's assignment to a group of students to develop guidelines for a children's playground at a family camp for sight-impaired adults and their children, some with vision impairments and some without. Use of a variety of multisensory surfaces, play...
- MAKING A SPLASH. Engelbrecht, Carla C. // Highlights for Children;Mar2002, Vol. 57 Issue 3, p12
Features blind swimmer Kate Pavlacka.
- Large-print appointment book. // Journal of Visual Impairment & Blindness;Sep/Oct94, Vol. 88 Issue 5, JVIB News Service p25
Reports on Visually Unique's daily appointment calendar featuring large, easy-to-read dates and times. Description of the calendar; Contact information.