The NDA Library collection is made up of:
Books and reportsThousands of titles on disability and disability-related topics, many of which are available for borrowing.
Videos/CD-ROMs/DVDsAn extensive collection of videos, DVDs and CD-ROMs, many of which are available for borrowing.
National Disability Authority publicationsComplete collection of NDA publications, dating from 2000 to the present day. Reference and lending copies available.
Official publicationsIrish, UK, and European official publications – governments, EU and UN etc. Many are available for borrowing.
StandardsIrish, UK, European and worldwide standards, especially on built environment, architecture, universal design, accessibility. For reference only.
JournalsExtensive journals and newsletter collection on disability and related topics: Irish, UK, European and worldwide. Check out our journals holdings. Journals are not available for borrowing, but articles can be photocopied.
Electronic resourcesThe NDA Library subscribes to electronic resources that you can access from our library computer.
NDA Disability Archive
The archive is a collection of major Irish, European and international disability reports, research work and policy submissions. It dates from the establishment of the National Rehabilitation Board (in 1968) up to 1995.
It contains books and journals, videos, newspaper cuttings/media coverage.
This material cannot be borrowed and can only be consulted in the library. Please note that only 2 items can be consulted at a time and must be signed for at the library desk.
Items in the NDA Library Archive can be searched for in the library catalogue. Items in the archive have the words 'Library Archive Room' in the Dewey field of the catalogue record.
Page last updated: 05/05/2011