The dogs help assist with alerting a person to sounds in their home and working environment." USA: National Center to Improve Practice (NCIP) in Special Education through Technology, Media and Materials -- "promotes the effective use of technology to enhance education outcomes for students with sensory, cognitive, physical, and social/emotional disabilities USA: a website devoted to providing resourceful information for a number of topics in education and disabilities and disorders ...

I've been studying disability culture, history, and political/social movements in Japan and the United States for the past decade.

Please visit my academic home page at Yale for more information about my academic background and courses that I teach.

VRC also serves as a world-wide resource for members of the deaf, hard of hearing, and late-deafened communities seeking to locate realtime and/or captioning services.

Nurse Week's Hearing Loss: the Hidden Epidemic -- written by two RN's who are hearing impaired (their terminology); the article gives a good description of adult onset hearing loss; although is scant on the concept of being culturally Deaf.

Please check it out if you think I'm missing anything.

Please, please notify me (brokenlinks deaflibrary.org) if you notice any broken, moved, or outdated links.

It's only with the help of others that I'm able to keep track of these many links.

Please note that if it's not listed here or if the link is broken, I don't know where it moved to.

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-- Courtesy of Ted Mc Donald The TERPS-L mailing list (for Interpreters whose Working Languages include a Signed Language) can be accessed by sending an e-mail message to with the message body saying "SUBSCRIBE TERPS-L FIRSTNAME LASTNAME". "Beyond hearing" appears to be a mailing list for hard of hearing, late deaf, and other folks.

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