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Bespoke service makes books accessible ReadHowYouWant are establishing relationships with publishers to make classics and new titles available in the UK in Large Print. They have recently worked with Constable and Robinson to make the books featured in the "Books on Prescription", a series of cognitive behavioural therapy self-help books written by experts in their field. GPs are recommending these to patients suffering from depression, anxiety and sleep problems and now libraries are able to supply in Large Print. www.readhowyouwant.com
Dramatic use of resources. A new tool for drama students, researchers and academics has been created by Semantico. With hundreds of plays, information on authors, scholarly works and theatre craft it provides a gateway to a collection of new and established writers as well as iconic names from history. www.dramaonlinelibrary.com
Four million books relocated. The complicated task of relocating the books to Liverpool Central Library and Archive, went without a hitch, thanks to library specialists Andrew Porter Limited.