MWU Libraries

Rehabilitation Resources

Abledata, a government-funded resource, maintains a database of 35,000 products related to assistive technology and rehabilitation equipment, posts consumer reviews, and provides product information.

National Center for the Dissemination of Disability Research (NCDDR)
This website focuses on monitoring and compiling information on disability research and disseminating it to the public to encourage utilization of outcomes data.

National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (NIDRR)
From the Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services (OSERS), NIDRR's mission is to generate, disseminate and promote new knowledge to improve the options available to disabled persons. NIDRR’s focus includes research in areas such as employment; health and function; technology for access and function; independent living and community integration; and other associated disability research areas.

National Rehabilitation Information Center (NARIC)
NARIC is one of the most comprehensive libraries in the country on disability and rehabilitation information. All documents in the library--over 52,000--are catalogued in the REHABDATA literature database.

**MWU resources such as CINAHL are available on our Databases page.