Disability-Related Resources & Collections

Description: Libraries and other facilities that offer a range of special collections which provide access to a broad spectrum of general and specialized book and nonbook material as well as reading material in alternative formats. (Adapted from AIRS TJ-4500)

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NM

Albuquerque, NM

Organization Name: UNM/HSC CENTER FOR DEVELOPMENT & DISABILITY (CDD)
Address: 2300 Menaul Blvd. NE
Albuquerque, NM 87107
Phone: 505-272-0281
Toll Free Phone: 800-552-8195
Fax: 505-925-3273
Wheelchair Accessible: No Stairs in Service Delivery Areas
Services Provided: The Center for Development and Disability CDD Information Network offers Information Specialists who can connect you to local, state, and national organizations and program resources. We also offer a specialized library with disability related books, videos, DVDs, periodicals, and journals available for check-out or onsite use by individuals with disabilities, families, healthcare professionals, school personnel, advocates, case managers, and others.

Accessibility Information
Assistive Technology Information
Comprehensive Information and Referral
Comprehensive Job Assistance Centers
Directory/Resource List Publication
Disease/Disability Information
Government Information Lines
Information Lines
Information and Referral
Shelter Information Lines
Specialized Information and Referral
State Government Information Lines
Original Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 3/27/2019

Nationwide

Organization Name: Library of Congress
Address: Washington, DC 20542
Phone: 202-707-5100
TDD: 202-707-0744
Fax: 202-707-0712
Eligibility: Physically or visually impaired US residents
Services Provided: This service is free and loans Braille books and magazines, recorded books and magazines, music in large print and Braille, and playback equipment designed for the visually impaired. Available to US residents with physical or visual impairment.
Provider Profiles: Administered nationally through cooperating regional and local libraries.
Original Source: MedHome Portal
Last Updated: 5/30/2018