Patent Number: 6,297,812

Title: Information display system for electronically reading a book

Abstract: An information display system having a housing with a location forreceiving a document such as a book is provided. A location detectioncircuit is mounted on the housing adjacent the document and can determineany subjective selection of a location on the document. The document canhave a plurality of indicia. When such indicia is selected, a controlcircuit can retrieve the information from a read only memory andappropriately display the information in an audible or visual manner.

Inventors: Ohara; Makoto (Tokyo, JP), Tomizawa; Hirotsugu (Saitamaken, JP), Sugiura; Shinichirou (Tokyo, JP)


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Expiration Date: 10/02/2013