Disability-Related Resources & Collections

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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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Local Service
Statewide Service: Provides online resources, telehealth, or service at a satellite office.
Nationwide Service: Provides online resources, telehealth or services at a regional/national headquarters location.
2300 Menaul Blvd NE
Albuquerque, NM 87107
Phone: 505-272-3000
Organization Name: University of New Mexico (UNM)
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Address:
2300 Menaul Blvd NE
Albuquerque, NM 87107
Phone: 505-272-3000
Fax: 505-272-2014
Email: CDD-AdminSupport@salud.unm.edu
Services Provided:

The UNM Center for Development and Disability (UNM CDD) serves children and adults with developmental, intellectual or physical disabilities throughout New Mexico. Programs include Autism Programs, Clinical Evaluations Programs, Early Childhood Programs, and other disability programs. The CDD also houses the Mi Via and Supports Waiver Consultant programs, the UNM CDD Information Network that provides resources to the community, and the Information Network Library. Services include home visits, screenings, evaluations, early intervention services, case management services and trainings.

Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 10/3/2022
Health Sciences Library and Informatics Center North Campus, Building 234
2400 Marble NE
Albuquerque, NM 87131
Phone: 505-272-2311
Organization Name: University of New Mexico (UNM)
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Address:
Health Sciences Library and Informatics Center North Campus, Building 234
2400 Marble NE
Albuquerque, NM 87131
Phone: 505-272-2311
Services Provided:

The UNM Health Sciences Library and Informatics Center (HSLIC) offers research consultations, custom classes, literature search assistance and guidance, and general help and assistance with finding and using health information. HSLIC partners with the College of Nursing, the College of Pharmacy, the College of Population Health, and the School of Medicine with the aim of improving health and health equity across New Mexico through education, research, clinical care, and community engagement. As the only publicly accessible academic health sciences library in New Mexico, HSLIC plays an important role in providing health information access and health literacy skills and training for the community.

Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 10/3/2022
Organization Name: University of New Mexico (UNM), Center for Development and Disability (CDD)
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Address:
2300 Menaul Blvd. NE
Albuquerque, NM 87107
Phone: 505-272-0281
Email: HSC-InfoNet@salud.unm.edu
Services Provided:

The University of New Mexico Center for Development and Disability Information Network Library contains the largest collection of disability-related books, eBooks, and DVDs in the state of New Mexico. Materials are available for check out. People interested in using this resource need to sign up for a CDD Library card. Registration can be done in person, online, or by phone. A patron card will be mailed to the address provided if registration is done online or by phone.

Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 10/3/2022
Statewide Provider
2300 Menaul Blvd NE
Albuquerque, NM 87107
Phone: 505-272-8549
Statewide Provider
Organization Name: University of New Mexico (UNM), Center for Development and Disability (CDD)
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Address:
2300 Menaul Blvd NE
Albuquerque, NM 87107
Phone: 505-272-8549
Email: HSC-infonet@salud.unm.edu
Services Provided:

The UNM CDD Information Network provides information and resources by phone, email, and in-person visits. The Network has collected and verified a large number and variety of community resources and created tip sheets on topics most relevant to the development and disability community (although the range of topics is wider). The medical home portal, another source of reliable information about children and youth with special health care needs, and additional videos and resources are also accessible through the website. In addition the Network provides library services, presentations and outreach regarding the UNM CDD and Information Network services. The Information Network is funded in part through the New Mexico Developmental Disabilities Planning Council (NMDDPC).

Source: University of New Mexico, Center for Development and Disability
Last Updated: 10/3/2022
Nationwide Provider
1291 Taylor Street, NW
Washington, DC 20542
Phone: 202-707-5100
Nationwide Provider
Organization Name: Library of Congress
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Address:
1291 Taylor Street, NW
Washington, DC 20542
Phone: 202-707-5100
TDD: 202-707-0744
Toll Free Phone: 800-424-8567
Fax: 202-707-0712
Email: nls@loc.gov
Eligibility: Any resident of the United States or American citizen living abroad who is unable to read or use regular print materials as a result of temporary or permanent visual or physical limitations may receive service through NLS.
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.

Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 9/22/2020
Nationwide Provider
1447 E Main St
Spartanburg, SC 29307
Phone: 864-585-1778
Nationwide Provider
Organization Name: National Association of the Deaf
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Address:
1447 E Main St
Spartanburg, SC 29307
Phone: 864-585-1778
TDD: 800-237-6819
Toll Free Phone: 800-237-6213
Fax: 800-538-5636
Eligibility: Eligibility varies by level of membership. See the Described and Captioned Media Program Web site for details.
Services Provided: The Described and Captioned Media Program (DCMP) provides services designed to support and improve the academic achievement of students who are blind, visually impaired, deaf, hard of hearing, or deaf-blind. These services include (1) a library of free-loan described and captioned educational media; (2) a clearinghouse of information related to educational media access, including a gateway to Internet resources related to accessibility; and (3) a center for training and evaluation of any service provider desiring to appear on the DCMPs approved lists of description and captioning service providers. There are no user registration or service fees.

The DCMP is funded by the U.S. Department of Education and administered by the National Association of the Deaf.
Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 4/24/2020
Nationwide Provider
P.O. Box 961029
Boston, MA 02196
Phone: 617-973-5801
Nationwide Provider
Address:
P.O. Box 961029
Boston, MA 02196
Phone: 617-973-5801
Services Provided:

The Foundation aims to improve outcomes for individuals with OCD and related disorders by:

  • Providing resources and support for those affected by OCD, including individuals with OCD and related disorders, their family members, friends, and loved ones.
  • Promoting awareness about OCD and related disorders to the OCD community and the general public.
  • Increasing access to effective treatment through:
    • Educating mental health professionals about evidence-based treatments.
    • Providing a forum for professional collaboration and networking.
    • Supporting research into the causes of and treatments for OCD and related disorders.

Visit https://iocdf.org/find-help/ for help finding providers for patients with OCD,

Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 4/22/2022