External Resources:

Resources for Specific Disabilities

Adaptive Technology

Apps for Mobile Devices

AI Squared: Making Accessibility Simple

Bright Eye Technology: Reading and Writing Made Easy

Cambium Learning Technologies: Enriching Education for All Learners

CAST: Universal Design for Learning

Closing The Gap: Changing Lives with Assistive Technology

Khan Academy

Matching Person and Technology

Free or low-cost Assistive Technology for Everyone


ADDitude Magazine: Living well with Attention Deficit

Attention Deficit Disorder Association (ADDA)

Children and Adults with Attention Deficit/Hyper activity Disorder

Heightened Focus Coaching: ADD/ADHD Focus Coaching

Edge Foundation: ADHD Coaching

National Institute of Mental Health: ADD

National Resource Center on ADHD

OneADDPlace: A Source for ADD and ADHD Information

Alternative Texts

American Printing House for the Blind

Bartleby: Great Books Online

CourseSmart: #1 in etextbooks and digital course materials

Daisy Consortium: Making Information Accessible for All

Natural Readers: The most popular personal reader

PlanetBook.com: Free Book Downloads

Bookshare: An Accessible Online Library for people with Print Disabilities

Asperger's and Autism Spectrum

Asperger's Syndrome

Asperger's Syndrome Information and Support

Asperger's Autism Spectrum Education Network



The Autistic Self Advocacy Network

Autism Speaks: Its time to listen

College Autism Spectrum

Temple Grandin Resources and Information


Blindness and Visually Impaired

American Council for the Blind

American Printing Press for the Blind, inc.


Braille Institute: Empowering visually impaired people to live fulfilling lives

California State Library

National Federation of the Blind

The NY Institute for Special Education: Blindness Resource Center

Deaf and Hearing Impaired

American Speech Language Hearing Association

Deaf Linx: Fighting audism through empowerment and education

The Deaf Resource Library

Laurent Clerc National National Deaf Education Center 

National Association of the Deaf

Pepnet: Resources for the Deaf


Ability Awareness: Building a World of Inclusion for People with Health Conditions and Disabilities

Association on Higher Education and Disability (AHEAD)

Delta Alpha Pi International Honor Society: For students with disabilities in colleges and universities

Department of Rehabilitation

DO-IT: Disabilities, Opportunities, Internetworking, and Technology

International Center for Disability Resource (ICDRI)

Learning Ally: making reading accessible for all

Moss Rehab Resource Net

National Organization on Disability 

Social Security Disability and SSI Disability

Special Education Resource on the Internet

State of California: Persons with Disabilities

Team of Advocates for Special Kids

U Lifeline: A Project for the Jed Foundation

University Tutor


We Connect: Uniting students with disabilities in access to HE and jobs

XciteSteps: Adult Disability Services

Dyslexia and Reading Disorders

International Dyslexia Association 

Davis Dyslexia Association International

Teen's Health

The Yale Center for Dyslexia and Creativity

Encyclopedia of Mind Disorders

Legal Resources

COSD: Career Opportunities for Students with Disabilities

Department of Education

Department of Justice

Disability Rights Legal Center (DRLC)

DREAM: Disability Rights, Education Activism, and Mentoring

Partners for Access

U.S. Department of Labor

Mental Health

National Institute of Mental Health: Anxiety

Anxiety and Depression Association of America (ADAA)

Teens Health: Anxiety

Bipolar Disorder
National Institute of Mental Health: Bipolar

Pendulum: A Resource for Bipolar Disorder and Depression

National Institute of Mental Health: Depression

Anxiety and Depression Association of America: Depression

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
Anxiety and Depression Association of America: OCD

National Institute of Mental Health: OCD

Help Guide: A trusted non-profit organization

Psychological Disorders
Psych Central

National Institute of Mental Health: Schizophrenia

Schizophrenia Help and Resources

Physical and Medical

Cerebral Palsy
Cerebral Palsy Career Builders

My Child at CerebralPalsy.org

United Cerebral Palsy: Life without limits for people with disabilities

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Center for Disease Control and Prevention

CFIDS Association of America

Chronic PainAnxiety and Depression Association of America

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke

Assessing Adults With ADHD and Comorbidities

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Comorbidity

Understanding Comorbidity with Depression and Anxiety Disorders

Citizens United for Research in Epilepsy (CURE)

Epilepsy Foundation

Global Campaign against Epilepsy: Out of the Shadows

Seizures and Concussions
Attention College Sports Fans: Concussions

Center for Disease Control and Prevention: Concussions

Concussions: Teen Health

Religion and Disabilities

A Guide to Buddhism: Disabilities

Bahai' and Disabilities

Bethlehem Baptist Church

Faith Ability: Religion and Disability Resources

Islam and Disabilities: Center for International Rehabilitation Research Information and Exchange

Latter-Day Saints Disability Resources

Lutheran Services in America Disability Network (LSA-DN)

National Benevolent Association

National Catholic Partnership on Disability

Seventh-Day Adventist Church North America Division

Book Resource List

Attention Deficit Disorder: The Unfocused Mind in Children and Adults by Thomas E. Brown

Colleges With Programs for Students With Learning Disabilities Or Attention Deficit Disorders by Charles T. Mangrum and Stephen S. Strichart

Driven to Distraction: Recognizing and Coping with Attention Deficit Disorder from Childhood Through Adulthood by Edward M. Hallowell

Asperger's Syndrome

The Complete Guide to Asperger's Syndrome by Tony Attwood

Students with Asperger's Syndrome: A Guide for College Personnel by Lorraine Wolf

Autism Spectrum

The Parents Guide to College for Students on the Autism Spectrum by Jane Brown, Lorraine Wolf, Lisa King, and G. Ruth Bork

Bipolar Disease
Facing Bipolar: The Young Adult's Guide to Dealing with Bipolar Disorder by Russ Federman & J. Anderson Thomas

An Unquiet Mind: A Memoir of Moods and Madness by Kay Redfield Jamison

Change Your Brain Change Your Life:The Breakthrough Program for Conquering Anxiety, Depression, Obsessiveness, Anger, and Impulsiveness by Daniel G. Amen

College Success for Students With Learning Disabilities: Strategies and Tips to Make the Most of Your College Experience by Cynthia Simpson and Vicy Spenser

College Students with Learning Disabilities: A Student's Perspective by Carol Wren and Laura Segal

Making a Good Brain Great: The Amen Clinic Program for Achieving and Sustaining Optimal Mental Performance by Daniel G. Amen

Smart But Stuck: How Resilience Frees Imprisoned Intelligence from Learning Disabilities, Second Edition by Myran Orenstein

Dyslexia: Surviving and Succeeding at College by Sylvia Moody