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Getting IT : using information technology to empower people with communication difficulties, Dinah Murray and Ann Aspinall

Label
Getting IT : using information technology to empower people with communication difficulties
Title
Getting IT
Title remainder
using information technology to empower people with communication difficulties
Statement of responsibility
Dinah Murray and Ann Aspinall
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
'How to use information technology to make voices heard is the essential theme of this book ... This is not about using computers to escape from the world, it is about using them to connect with it.'. - Introduction, Getting IT Information technology (IT) has great potential to be an effective and empowering means of communication for people with communication difficulties. Getting IT explores how IT can help such people increase their independence, communicate in more direct ways and express themselves as part of society. Authors Dinah Murray and Ann Aspinall examine common problems faced
Member of
Cataloging source
Nz
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Murray, Dinah
Dewey number
681.761
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
HV1569.5
LC item number
.M87 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Aspinall, Ann
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Computers and people with disabilities
  • Assistive computer technology
  • Microcomputers
  • Disability: Social Aspects
  • Ethical & social aspects of IT
  • MEDICAL
  • Computers and people with disabilities
  • Microcomputers
Label
Getting IT : using information technology to empower people with communication difficulties, Dinah Murray and Ann Aspinall
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : about getting IT -- Inclusion in the twenty-first century : the argument for ensuring IT access -- Beginning to take control -- Telling your own story -- Asking and telling -- Connecting and exploring -- Living and learning -- Getting together : taking part in meetings -- A year or so later -- Taking control of time : a step by step guide to making an interactive calendar -- How to get IT right : tackling the technical aspects of using computer equipment
Control code
228144717
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (192 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781846425097
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
jessicakingsleypublishers9781846425097
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)228144717
Label
Getting IT : using information technology to empower people with communication difficulties, Dinah Murray and Ann Aspinall
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : about getting IT -- Inclusion in the twenty-first century : the argument for ensuring IT access -- Beginning to take control -- Telling your own story -- Asking and telling -- Connecting and exploring -- Living and learning -- Getting together : taking part in meetings -- A year or so later -- Taking control of time : a step by step guide to making an interactive calendar -- How to get IT right : tackling the technical aspects of using computer equipment
Control code
228144717
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (192 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781846425097
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
jessicakingsleypublishers9781846425097
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)228144717

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