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A Bibliography for Parents and Students
Bibliography on residential care, community integration, and leisure for developmentally disabled persons. A resource for parents, students, and researchers.
http://www.cornerstonehouse.org/biblio.html

Barbara Robertson's Disability Research Resources
On-line resources for disability research from a socio-political perspective, and the emerging interdisciplinary field of Disability Studies.
http://members.tripod.com/barbara_robertson/DisabRes.htm

Canadian Centre on Disability Studies
A consumer-directed, university-affiliated centre involved in research and education on disability issues. Committed to fostering a spirit of collaboration between the disability and academic communities and other interested parties on initiatives of mutual interest and benefit nationally and internationally.
http://www.disabilitystudies.ca/

Center for Disability Studies
A Hawaii University program to promote improved quality of life for persons with disabilities through core functions of interdisciplinary training, research, service, and dissemination of products and promising practices.
http://www.cds.hawaii.edu/

Disability History Museum
Promotes understanding about the historical experience of people with disabilities by recovering, chronicling, and interpreting their stories.
http://disabilitymuseum.org/

Disability Research Institute
A national resource fostering high quality research, dissemination of information, and training and education related to disability policy. (Illinois)
http://www.dri.uiuc.edu/

Disability Social History Project
Disability civil rights movement, other important events and people with disabilities in history, and the representation of disabled people in the mass media throughout time.
http://www.disabilityhistory.org/

Disability Studies at Temple University, Philadelphia, PA
Graduate Certificate and Undergraduate Courses in Disability Studies. A course of studies exploring the historical, cultural and socio-political challenges and accomplishments of the disability community and culture.
http://disabilities.temple.edu/programs/ds

Every Contact Counts
A Disability awareness and customer service training program for medical facilities. Offers problem based learning to promote patient centered care.
http://www.everycontactcounts.com/

Institute on Disability Culture
Promoting pride in the history, activities, and cultural identity of individuals with disabilities throughout the world.
http://www.dimenet.com/disculture/

National Center for the Dissemination of Disability Research
Activities are in the areas of research , demonstration, dissemination and utilization and technical assistance.
http://www.ncddr.org/

New Paradigm of Disability Bibliography
An annotated resource introducing and explaining the social and civil rights perspective of disability.
http://www.aboutdisability.com/bib.html

PSA
Expansive writing on topics relating to the disabled, their relationship with the community, and institutionalization vs de-institutionalization.
http://www.psawa.com/

Pacific Rim Conference on Disabilities
Persons with disabilities, family members, researchers, and service providers join policy-makers and nationally recognized speakers in the field of disabilities to participate in the conference.
http://www.pacrim.hawaii.edu/

Rehabilitation Counseling Bulletin
Journal that features articles important to rehabilitation counseling practitioners in counseling, education, or research settings. Substantial archive access.
http://rcb.sagepub.com/

SS Blueprints
ADA consultants define and create strategies for accessible designs and concepts to complete the Utilitarian Design Theory.
http://www.ssblueprints.com/

Society for Disability Studies
A nonprofit scientific and educational organization established to promote interdisciplinary research on humanistic and social scientific aspects of disability and chronic illness.
http://www.disstudies.org/

The Review of Disability Studies
This International journal focuses on disability research and education. Features articles, essays, and bibliographies relating to the culture of disability.
http://www.rds.hawaii.edu/