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  • The Library Services for the Deaf & Hard of Hearing is now providing telephone service, loans of print and video materials (online, via UPS or in Nashville, curbside pick-up at the Main Library and Southeast Branch only, until August 5th - due to early voting at branches).
    For Events posted on the Calendar - please contact the sponsor to see if the event has been cancelled before you go.
    If you have questions, call us or email dhoh@nashville.gov.


You and the Police: Victim or Witness of a Crime

Shows and tells deaf persons what to do if they are victims or witnesses of a crime. Explains the legal process from the post-crime report to trial and urges the deaf person to give the police as much help as possible.

Gallaudet TV, Film & Photography
Washington, D.C.: Gallaudet College Visual Communications Center, 1978
The Americans with Disabilities Act: Access for Deaf Americans

Highlights the rights and responsibilities of deaf and hard-of-hearing people under the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA).  Can be used as a training tool for both individual study and group settings such as workshops or the classroom.  * A companion book, The ADA & You:  A Guide for Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing People, is available.

[Washington, DC : National Academy at Gallaudet University], c1992[Washington, DC : National Academy at Gallaudet University], c1992
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