Disability Awareness Month
Suggested Reading for October, 2015
Here is a sample of the resources on our Recommended Reading/Viewing List
Disability and the media : prescriptions for change / Charles A. Riley II.
302.23087 R573d 2005
Secret girl / Molly Bruce Jacobs.
362.1968588 J17s 2007
Short bus : a journey beyond normal / Jonathan Mooney.
362.1968588 M818s 2008
Joey / Joseph John Deacon
362.21092 D278j 1974
Mary Fran and Mo / Maureen Lynch. 1979
Asperger syndrome and employment [electronic resource] : what people with Asperger syndrome really really want / Sarah Hendrickx ; foreword by John Biddulph.
Electronic Book 2009
Writers on the spectrum [electronic resource] : how autism and Asperger syndrome have influenced literary writing / Julie Brown.
Electronic Book 820.9/3527 2010
Rain man / United Artists
Media Collection, 791.4372 R154 2004 DVD
ADHD Rush Hour [electronic resource] / Lorand Entertainment Inc.
Online Videos – Films on Demand Collection, 2012
Alice project [electronic resource] : creative arts therapy in action / Herbison, Philip.
Online Videos – Films on Demand Collection 2007
Body of war [electronic resource] / Public Affairs Television (Firm)
Online Videos – Films on Demand Collection 2008
Oops, Wrong Planet [electronic resource] : Understanding Asperger’s Syndrome / Beyond Entertainment Ltd.
Online Videos – Films on Demand Collection 2010
Ouch! Disability Talk Show
Razor sharp talk from the BBC’s disability site, Ouch! Presented by comedians Mat Fraser and Liz Carr. Featuring interviews, quizzes, discussions, chat and plenty of humour. A new episode appears every two weeks.
Blind Cool Tech (past episodes)
…assistive technology blind people can use.