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Added Entries, Volume 42, Issue 1

The following titles have been selected from materials that were added to the NLS reference collections from September 2015 to December 2015. Entries are arranged alphabetically, according to subject headings developed and used by the NLS Reference Section for its collections.

Links reflect the location of those materials at the time they were added to the NLS reference collection, and may no longer be accurate. To obtain an individual digital copy of an article please contact the National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped at (202) 707-9275 or 800-424-8567, ext 4.

Adjustment by People with Disabilities

Samuels, C. (2015, October 8). Young adults with disabilities: Moving from ‘struggler’ to ‘navigator.’ Education Week. Retrieved from http://blogs.edweek.org/edweek/speced/2015/10/young_adults_with_disabilities.html External link..

Affordable Care Act

Drum, K. (2015, October 23). Obamacare can help keep people off disability. Mother Jones. Retrieved from www.motherjones.com/kevin-drum/2015/10/obamacare-can-help-keep-people-disability External link..

Americans with Disabilities Act, P.L. 101-336

Newberg, K. (2015, October 21). Former US senator speaks on disability act. Independent Florida Alligator. Retrieved from www.alligator.org/news/campus/article_73758ca8-77b0-11e5-8e0a-6fd8a068b2de.html External link..

Spencer, J. (2015, October 21). Minneapolis bar owner appeals to Congress for relief from serial disability suits. Minneapolis Star Tribune. Retrieved from www.startribune.com/minneapolis-bar-owner-appeals-to-congress-for-relief-from-serial-disability-suits/335405521/ External link..

Americans with Disabilities Act, P.L. 101-336, Revised Regulations

Campolongo, J. (2015, October 23). Differing definitions of disability under ADAAA and PHRA. Legal Intelligencer. Retrieved from www.thelegalintelligencer.com/all-columns/id=1202740511964/Differing-Definitions-of-Disability-Under-ADAAA-and-PHRA External link..

Arts for People with Visual Impairments

Swedish museum hosts exhibition for the visually impaired. (2015, October 7).  Daily Sabah. Retrieved from www.dailysabah.com/arts-culture/2015/10/07/swedish-museum-hosts-exhibition-for-the-visually-impaired External link..

Assistive Technology

Istvan, Z. (2015, September 14). Future transhumanist tech may soon change the definition of disability. TechCrunch. Retrieved from http://techcrunch.com/2015/09/14/future-transhumanist-tech-may-soon-change-the-definition-of-disability/.

Medcalf, L. (2015, September 10). The Sixth Digit Stylus. Assistive technology for Hoosiers with disabilities. Retrieved from www.eastersealstech.com/2015/09/10/the-sixth-digit-stylus/ External link..

Perry, D.M. (2015, August 17). The future of assistive tech is surprisingly simple. Aljazeera America. Retrieved from http://america.aljazeera.com/opinions/2015/8/the-future-of-assistive-tech-is-surprisingly-simple.html External link..

Persad, P. (2015, August 17). Silver economy spurred on by robotics. Trinidad & Tobago Guardian. Retrieved from www.guardian.co.tt/columnist/2015-08-17/silver-economy-spurred-robotics External link..

Ruder, I. (2015, November). The new face of hands-free computer controls. New Mobility. Retrieved from www.newmobility.com/2015/11/hands-free-computer-controls/ External link..

Assistive Technology Products for People with Disabilities—Communication

Curda, P. (2015, September 18). How Italian dbGLOVE and Pedius assist the deaf and blind. Geektime. Retrieved from www.geektime.com/2015/09/18/how-italian-dbglove-and-pedius-assist-the-deaf-and-blind/.

Millner, J. (2015, August 20). Now you can speak like Stephen Hawking too: Intel releases physicist’s speech synthesiser software online. London Daily Mail. Retrieved from www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-3204477/Now-speak-like-Stephen-Hawking-Intel-releases-astrophysicist-s-speech-synthesiser-software-online.html External link..

Assistive Technology Products for People with Visual Impairments

Hester, J.L. (2015, August 27). How tech helps guide the blind. CityLab. Retrieved from www.citylab.com/navigator/2015/08/improving-blind-peoples-digital-lives/402044/ External link..

New tactile braille tablet on PC platform. (2015, July 30). Paths to Literacy. Retrieved from www.pathstoliteracy.org/technology/new-tactile-braille-tablet-pc-platform External link..

Attitudes toward Blind People

Abinum, D. (2015, September 14). Class simulates blindness to teach what it’s like to be visually impaired. USA Today. Retrieved from http://college.usatoday.com/2015/09/14/class-simulates-blindness-to-teach-what-its-like-to-be-visually-impaired/ External link..

Attitudes toward People with Disabilities

Diament, M. (2015, September 8). Proposal aims to curb disability bias among doctors, insurers. Disability Scoop. Retrieved from www.disabilityscoop.com/2015/09/08/proposal-curb-disability-bias/20780/ External link..

Fishman, D. (2015, 25 October). Disability rights activists protest Princeton philosopher Peter Singer. Daily Northwestern. Retrieved from http://dailynorthwestern.com/2015/10/25/campus/disability-rights-activists-protest-princeton-philosopher-peter-singer/ External link..

Mojadad, I. (2015, October 10). Students find out what it’s like to deal with a disability. Orange County Register. Retrieved from www.ocregister.com/articles/students-687028-special-education.html External link..

Okrent, A. (2015, November 3). Why did ‘disabled’ replace ‘handicapped’ as the preferred term? Mental Floss. Retrieved from www.mentalfloss.com/article/69361/why-did-disabled-replace-handicapped-preferred-term External link..

Schadenberg, A. (2015, September 22). Better off dead? What Peter Singer doesn’t get about disability and euthanasia. National Right to Life News Today. Retrieved from www.nationalrighttolifenews.org/news/2015/09/better-off-dead-what-peter-singer-doesnt-get-about-disability-and-euthanasia-2 External link..

Schwartzberg, E. (2015, September 20). Coloring book helps kids with disabilities feel included. Hamilton (OH) Journal-News. Retrieved from www.journal-news.com/news/news/coloring-book-helps-kids-with-disabilities-feel-in/nnh29/ External link..

Vaughn, C. (2015, October 22). Jefferson Elementary learns disability awareness. Farmington Press. Retrieved from http://dailyjournalonline.com/farmington-press/news/local/jefferson-elementary-learns-disability-awareness/article_17be4e75-188c-5749-9a99-05e346d30f78.html External link..

White, D. (2015, September 22). Accounting for age and disability in connecting with customers. N>genuity Journal. Retrieved from http://tsys.com/ngenuity-journal/accounting-for-age-and-disability-in-connecting-with-customers.cfm External link..


ADHD may mask autism in young kids: This might lead to delay in getting the right diagnosis and treatment, experts say. (2015, September 14). Healthfinder.gov. Retrieved from http://healthfinder.gov/News/Article.aspx?id=703207.

Cha, A.E. (2015, August 25). Study: Autism, creativity, and divergent thinking may go hand in hand. Washington Post. Retrieved from www.washingtonpost.com/news/to-your-health/wp/2015/08/25/study-autism-creativity-and-divergent-thinking-may-go-hand-in-hand/.

Diament, M. (2015, November 10). University to employ, house adults with autism. Disability Scoop. Retrieved from www.disabilityscoop.com/2015/11/10/university-employ-autism/20943/.

Thundering herd: California’s anti-vaccine brigade and the dark side of individualism. (2015, September 26). Economist. Retrieved from www.economist.com/news/united-states/21666217-californias-anti-vaccine-brigade-and-dark-side-individualism-thundering-herd External link..

Awards—Jacobus tenBroek Award (NFB)

Jacobus tenBroek Award. (August/September 2015). Braille Monitor. Retrieved from https://nfb.org/images/nfb/publications/bm/bm15/bm1508/bm150804.htm External link..

Barrier-Free Architecture—Modification

Sledd, M. (2015, June 17). Home remodeling for people with disabilities: What you need to know. Expertise. Retrieved from www.expertise.com/home-and-garden/home-remodeling-for-disability-and-special-needs External link..

Biography of Blind People—Walker, Ed

Farhi, P. (2015, October 22). Ed Walker spent 65 years on the radio. His last program was unlike any other. Washington Post. Retrieved from www.washingtonpost.com/lifestyle/style/ed-walker-spent-65-years-on-the-radio-his-last-program-was-unlike-any-other/2015/10/22/13f37a3e-783b-11e5-b9c1-f03c48c96ac2_story.html External link..

Farhi, P. (2015, October 26). Ed Walker, WAMU personality who burnished radio’s golden age, dies at 83. Washington Post. Retrieved from www.washingtonpost.com/entertainment/ed-walker-wamu-personality-who-burnished-radios-golden-age-dies-at-83/2015/10/26/373c905c-7be2-11e5-b575-d8dcfedb4ea1_story.html External link..

Radio legend, ‘The Big Broadcast’ host Ed Walker dies at age 83. (2015, October 26). WAMU. Retrieved from http://wamu.org/ed_walker External link..


Cha, A.E. (2015, October 9). British nurse’s re-hospitalization, reports of blindness and other ‘post-Ebola syndrome’ complications haunt survivors. Washington Post. Retrieved from www.washingtonpost.com/news/to-your-health/wp/2015/10/09/british-nurses-re-hospitalization-reports-of-blindness-and-other-post-ebola-syndrome-complications-haunt-survivors/.

Blindness—Foreign Countries

Akor, O. and Opoola, L. (2015, October 5). Nigeria: Curbing avoidable blindness. AllAfrica. Retrieved from http://allafrica.com/stories/201510061361.html.

Associated Press. (2015, September 8). Effort to fight African blindness wins $1.1 M eyesight prize. Business Insider. Retrieved from www.businessinsider.com/ap-effort-to-fight-african-blindness-wins-1.1-m-eyesight-prize-2015-9 External link..

Bansal, P. (2015, October 6). Eye care deficit makes India blind capital of the world. Businessworld. Retrieved from http://cms.businessworld.in/healthcare-healthcare/eye-care-deficit-makes-india-blind-capital-world External link..

Bernama. (2015, October 7). Up to one billion people at risk of blindness by 2050. New Straits Times Online. Retrieved from www.nst.com.my/news/2015/10/one-billion-people-risk-blindness-2050 External link..

Martin, S. (2015, November 24). Closing the gap: Preventable blindness on track to being eradicated by 2020. Australian. Retrieved from www.theaustralian.com.au/national-affairs/indigenous/closing-the-gap-preventable-blindness-on-track-to-being-eradicated-by-2020/story-fn9hm1pm-1227620782004?sv=7caf6a85de1a9b55bc4430fc97236896 External link..

Senghore-Njie, I. (2015, October 7). Gambia: Campaign to eliminate cataract blindness in Gambia launched. AllAfrica. Retrieved from http://allafrica.com/stories/201510071483.html External link..

Taolo, K. (2015, October 12). Botswana grapples with blindness. AllAfrica. Retrieved from http://allafrica.com/stories/201510131612.html External link..

Blindness—Personal Narratives

Shah, P. (2015, September 29). Subway dreams: Disability, inclusion and identity in New York. Huffington Post. Retrieved from www.huffingtonpost.com/paras-shah-/subway-dreams-disability_b_8214494.html External link..


Staeger, S. (2015, October 25). Counterfeit contact lenses cause corneal abrasions, blindness. 10NEWS-TV.


Dennis, B. and Bernstein, L. (2015, October 5). American among trio of Nobel winners for work on parasitic diseases. The Washington Post. Retrieved from www.washingtonpost.com/national/health-science/trio-wins-nobel-in-medicine-for-work-on-parastic-diseases/2015/10/05/eb983144-6b4a-11e5-b31c-d80d62b53e28_story.html External link..

Gorman, C. (2015, October 5). Medicine Nobel recognizes fights against malaria and river blindness. Scientific American. Retrieved from www.scientificamerican.com/article/medicine-nobel-recognizes-fights-against-malaria-and-river-blindness/ External link..

NI scientists ‘closer’ to hereditary blindness cure. (2015, September 10). UTV. Retrieved from www.u.tv/News/2015/09/10/NI-scientists-closer-to-hereditary-blindness-cure-44713 External link..

Schmerler, J. (2015, November 1). Neuron transplants may one day reverse blindness. Scientific American Mind,26(6). Retrieved from www.scientificamerican.com/article/neuron-transplants-may-one-day-reverse-blindness/ External link..  

Sifferlin, A. and Park, A. (2015, September 9). Bionic eyes, stem cells and gene therapy: 3 cutting edge cures for blindness. Time Magazine. Retrieved from http://time.com/4026658/blindness-cure-treatment/ External link..

Shockman, E. (2015, October 26). These scientists say they’ve found a cure for a type of congenital blindness. Science Friday. Retrieved from www.pri.org/stories/2015-10-26/these-scientists-say-they-ve-found-cure-type-congenital-blindness External link..

Tanaka, N. et al. (2015, September 25). Canine CNGA3 gene mutations provide novel insights into human achromatopsia-associated channelopathies and treatments. PlosOne. Retrieved from http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0138943 External link..

Zhang, S. (2015, September 10). A cure for blindness just might come from algae. Wired. Retrieved from www.wired.com/2015/09/cure-blindness-just-might-come-algae/ External link..

Zuniga, A. (2015, October 23). Adiós, river blindness: The journey from drug discovery to elimination. Speaking of Medicine (blog). Retrieved from http://blogs.plos.org/speakingofmedicine/2015/10/23/adios-river-blindness-the-journey-from-drug-discovery-to-elimination-2/ External link..


Hackett, A. (2015, September 24). 10 little-known facts about blindness. Perkins Vision (blog). Retrieved from www.perkins.org/stories/blog/10-little-known-facts-about-blindness External link..


Whittle, J. (2015, August 23). How to increase your braille reading speed. Blog on Blindness. Retrieved from http://blog.pdrib.com/increase-reading-speed/ External link..


Wiletsky, M. (2015, August 24). Home care workers entitled to minimum wage and overtime. National Law Review. Retrieved from www.natlawreview.com/article/home-care-workers-entitled-to-minimum-wage-and-overtime External link..


Crum, M. (2015, October 13). Documentary reveals revolutionary cure for blindness in poor
communities. Huffington Post. Retrieved from www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/documentary-blindness-open-your-
eyes_561bf385e4b0dbb8000f5799 External link..

HelpMeSee aims to eliminate cataract blindness in Gambia. (2015, October 13). Healio. Retrieved from www.healio.com/optometry/cataract-surgery/news/online/%7B11a25d8b-0e15-42bc-a670-b811caceb867%7D/helpmesee-aims-to-eliminate-cataract-blindness-in-gambia External link..

Vermes, K. (2015, October 13). Cataract surgery device receives FDA approval. Pharmacy Times.           Retrieved from www.pharmacytimes.com/product-news/cataract-surgery-device-receives-fda-approval External link..

Cerebral Palsy

Chilukoti, B. (2015, October 6). Caregiver’s guide for taking care of cerebral palsy kids. The Health Site. Retrieved from www.thehealthsite.com/diseases-conditions/caregivers-guide-for-kids-with-cerebral-palsy-b1015/ External link..

Kobe University. (2015, September 28). Preventing cerebral palsy in preterm infants through dermal monitoring [Press release]. Retrieved from www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2015-09/ku-pcp092815.php External link..

College Students with Disabilities

Diament, M. (2015, November 20). Greater transparency urged for college disability services. Disability Scoop. Retrieved from www.disabilityscoop.com/2015/11/20/greater-transparency-college/21421/ External link..

College Students with Disabilities—Adjustment

Miller, E. (2015, October 13). Voices: What it’s like to live with an invisible disability. USA Today. Retrieved from http://college.usatoday.com/2015/10/13/living-with-an-invisible-disability/ External link..

Color Blindness

Whiteman, H. (2015, October 5). Cure for rare form of color blindness steps closer with novel gene insight. Medical News Today. Retrieved from www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/300426.php External link..

Copyright and Library Services To the Blind—Foreign Countries

ABC: Boosting access to books for the visually impaired. (2015, April 28). International Publishers Association. Retrieved from www.internationalpublishers.org/policy-issues/visually-impaired-persons/knowledge-bank-vips/299-abc-boosting-access-to-books-for-the-visually-impaired External link..

Crime Prevention for People with Disabilities

McDaid, L. (2015, October 19). Disability hate crime: New PSNI campaign after 44 reports in six months. BBC News. Retrieved from www.bbc.com/news/uk-northern-ireland-34554625 External link..


Davison, J. (2015, September 28). Uncovering invisible disabilities. Columbia Spectator. Retrieved from http://columbiaspectator.com/opinion/2015/09/28/uncovering-invisible-disabilities External link..

 Half of U.S. adults have diabetes or high risk of getting it: Report. (2015, September 8). HealthDay News. Retrieved from http://healthfinder.gov/News/Article.aspx?id=703059.

Digital Talking Books

How to make a talking book. (2015). Royal National Institute of Blind People. Retrieved from www.rnib.org.uk/how-to-make-a-talking-book External link..

Disabilities—Foreign Countries

Fox, N. (2015, October 10). What’s life like in Rio de Janeiro with a disability? BBC News. Retrieved from www.bbc.com/news/disability-34469395 External link..

Honeyghan, P. (2015, October 13). Conference to help educate, sensitise people about disabilities. Jamaica Observer. Retrieved from www.jamaicaobserver.com/news/Conference-to-help-educate--sensitise-people-about-disabilities External link..

Knowles, W. (2015, September 8). UN: EU is not doing enough on disability rights. New Europe. Retrieved from http://neurope.eu/article/un-eu-is-not-doing-enough-on-disability-rights/ External link..

Morocco: Flawed draft disability rights law. (2015, October 26). Human Rights Watch. Retrieved from https://hrw.org/news/2015/10/26/morocco-flawed-draft-disability-rights-law External link..

Disabilities in Children’s Literature

Brown, G.S. (2015, September 22). ‘Department of Ability’ comic book heroes shoot down disability stereotypes. ABC News. Retrieved from http://abcnews.go.com/Lifestyle/department-ability-comic-book-heroes-shoot-disability-stereotypes/story?id=33947481 External link..

Disabilities in Literature

Segal, C. (2015, October 12). What racial, disability and LGBTQ justice have in common. PBS NewsHour. Retrieved from www.pbs.org/newshour/poetry/racial-disability-lgbtq-justice-common/ External link..

Disabilities in Media

Dunlap, T. (2015, September 28). Texas teens with cerebral palsy and spina bifida voted homecoming king and queen. People Magazine. Retrieved from www.people.com/article/texas-teen-spina-bifida-crowned-homecoming-queen-homecoming-king-cerebral-palsy External link..

Jordan, S. (2015, October 26). Target features girl with disability as Princess Elsa in viral Halloween ad. Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Retrieved from www.ajc.com/news/news/national/target-features-girl-disability-princess-elsa-hall/nn9KY/ External link..

McLaughlin, A. (2015). Film review: FIXED: The Science/Fiction of Human Enhancement. Review of Disability Studies, 10(3,4). Retrieved from: www.rds.hawaii.edu/ojs/index.php/journal/article/download/470/1414 External link..

Disability Studies

Masiel, E. (2015, October 18). New course cluster explores interdisciplinary field of disability studies. Georgetown Voice. Retrieved from http://georgetownvoice.com/2015/10/18/new-course-cluster-explores-interdisciplinary-field-of-disability-studies/ External link..

Down Syndrome

Heasley, S. (2015, November 16). New TV series features young adults with Down syndrome. Disability Scoop. Retrieved from www.disabilityscoop.com/2015/11/16/new-tv-series-downsyndrome/20963/ External link..

Education for Blind Children

Mogan, M. (2015, August 23). 5 back-to-school tips for teachers of students with VI and additional disabilities. Paths to Literacy. Retrieved from www.pathstoliteracy.org/blog/5-back-school-tips-teachers-students-vi-and-additional-disabilities External link..

Education for Children with Disabilities

Binkovitz, L. (2015, November 9). Schools cited for pushing out special education students. Disability Scoop. Retrieved from www.disabilityscoop.com/2015/11/09/schools-cited-pushing-out/20940/ External link..

Heasley, S. (2015, November 12). Inclusion more common at charter schools, report finds. Disability Scoop. Retrieved from www.disabilityscoop.com/2015/11/12/inclusion-common-charters/20954/ External link..

Pignolet, J. (2015, October 9). Disabilities no barrier at all-inclusive preschools. Disability Scoop. Retrieved from www.disabilityscoop.com/2015/10/09/disabilities-preschools/20863/ External link..

Seidman, E. (2015). Obama pushes to include kids with special needs in preschool. Parents. Retrieved from www.parents.com/health/special-needs-now/obama-pushes-to-include-kids-with-special-needs-in-preschool/ External link..

Education for People with Disabilities

Arditi, L. (2015, October 13). RIC to expand opportunities for disabled students. Providence Journal. Retrieved from www.providencejournal.com/article/20151013/NEWS/151019688 External link..

Esquinca, M. (2015, October 6). Ability to grow with disability. Prospector. Retrieved from www.theprospectordaily.com/2015/10/06/ability-to-grow-with-disability/.

Urwin, J. (2015, September 29). Top tips for students starting university with a disability. Guardian. Retrieved from www.theguardian.com/education/2015/sep/29/top-tips-for-students-starting-university-with-a-disability.

Education for People with Disabilities—Accommodation

Diament, M. (2015, October 13). Handful of states account for most IDEA court decisions. Disability Scoop. Retrieved from www.disabilityscoop.com/2015/10/13/handful-states-idea-decisions/20871/ External link..

Wurth, J. (2015, September 16). U.S. schools chief praises UI disability services. Champaign-Urbana (IL) News-Gazette. Retrieved from www.news-gazette.com/news/local/2015-09-16/us-schools-chief-praises-ui-disability-services.html External link..

Education for People with Disabilities—Legislation

Diament, M. (2015, November 17). Feds: IEPs should align with grade-level standards. Disability Scoop. Retrieved from: www.disabilityscoop.com/2015/11/17/feds-ieps-grade-level/20972/ External link..

Education for People with Learning Disabilities

Diament, M. (2015, 21 September). Post-secondary programs see signs of success. Disability Scoop. Retrieved from www.disabilityscoop.com/2015/09/21/post-secondary-signs-success/20810/ External link..

Emergency Preparedness

Craig, N. (2015, July 6). Why the deaf and blind are vulnerable during disasters. Rappler. Retrieved from www.rappler.com/move-ph/issues/disasters/thought-leaders/98514-deaf-blind-challenges-disasters External link..

Deak, M. (2015, November 20). Drill helps volunteers aid people with disabilities. My Central Jersey.com. Retrieved from www.mycentraljersey.com/story/news/local/somerset-county/2015/11/20/drill-helps-volunteers-aid-people-disabilities/76105102/ External link..

Otte, K. (2015, September 8). No one left behind: Including older adults and people with disabilities in emergency planning. ACL Blog. Retrieved from http://acl.gov/NewsRoom/blog/2015/2015_09_04.aspx.


Stevens, D.M. (2015, October 19). Disabilities: Maryland court clarifies law on alternate position as accommodation. HR.BLR.com. Retrieved from http://hr.blr.com/HR-news/Discrimination/Disabilities-ADA/Disabilities-Maryland-court-position-accommodation External link..

Employment of People with Disabilities

Brennan-Curry, A. (2015, September 4). nTIDE jobs report: As Labor Day approaches, Americans with disabilities are working but slowing their search [Press release]. Retrieved from http://researchondisability.org/news-features/2015/09/04/ntide-jobs-report-as-labor-day-approaches-americans-with-disabilities-are-working-but-slowing-their-search External link..

Gibbs, E. (2015, September 23). Debunking the myths that keep women with disabilities out of work. Women’s Agenda. Retrieved from www.womensagenda.com.au/talking-about/top-stories/debunking-the-myths-that-keep-women-with-disabilities-out-of-work/201509226295 External link..

Office of Personnel Management. (2015). Report on the Employment of Individuals with Disabilities in the Federal Executive Branch. Washington, DC: Office of Diversity and Inclusion. Retrieved from www.opm.gov/policy-data-oversight/diversity-and-inclusion/reports/disability-report-fy2014.pdf [PDF: 1.01 MB / 35 p].

National Disability Employment Awareness Month. (2015, October 5). 80 Fed. Reg. 60261. Retrieved from www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2015-10-05/html/2015-25475.htmwww.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2015-10-05/html/2015-25475.htmwww.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2015-10-05/html/2015-25475.htmwww.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2015-10-05/html/2015-25475.htm.

Quinton, S. (2015, September 17). States work to help people with disabilities find work. Huffington Post. Retrieved from www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/employment-people-with-disabilities_55fad088e4b00310edf5f1a6 External link..
Robinson, J. (2015, October 24). President Hillary, remember disability employment rights? Huffington Post. Retrieved from www.huffingtonpost.com/john-robinson/where-is-the-political-le_b_8356782.html.

Strechay, J. (2015, October). 2015 employment resources for people who are blind or visually impaired. AccessWorld, 16(10). Retrieved from www.afb.org/afbpress/pub.asp?DocID=aw161002 External link..

Toussaint, K. (2015, November 20). Power cafe is empowering people with disabilities. Boston Globe. Retrieved from www.boston.com/food-dining/food/2015/11/20/power-cafe-empowering-people-with-disabilities/ptVfrz9IqFXKHgoepWZEPO/story.html External link..

U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. (2015, September 29). Subway franchise sued by EEOC for disability discrimination [Press release]. Retrieved from www.natlawreview.com/article/subway-franchise-sued-eeoc-disability-discrimination External link..

Employment of People with Disabilities—Affirmative Action

Bull, R. (2015, September 17). St. Augustine company aims to expand diversity to include disability. Florida Times-Union. Retrieved from http://jacksonville.com/business/2015-09-17/story/st-augustine-company-aims-expand-diversity-include-disability External link..

Employment of People with Disabilities—Federal Government

Diament, M. (2015, September 18). Feds dole out millions for disability employment. Disability Scoop. Retrieved from www.disabilityscoop.com/2015/09/18/feds-dole-millions-employment/20808/ External link..

Heasley, S. (2015, October 19). Federal disability employment hits record. Disability Scoop. Retrieved from www.disabilityscoop.com/2015/10/19/federal-employment-record/20883/.
Somers, M. (2015, October 13). Record number of people with disabilities in the federal workforce. Federal News Radio. Retrieved from http://federalnewsradio.com/workforce/2015/10/record-number-people-disabilities-federal-workforce/ External link..

Employment of People with Disabilities—Hiring Policies

Altimari, D. (2015, October 8). At Cigna, Ted Kennedy Jr. celebrates efforts to employ disabled workers, slams Malloy cuts. Hartford Courant. Retrieved from www.courant.com/business/hc-kennedy-cigna-ada-disabilities-20151008-story.html.

Employment of People with Learning Disabilities

U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. (2015, October 7). Federal officials sue Texas firm for disability discrimination [Press release]. Retrieved from www.insurancejournal.com/news/southcentral/2015/10/07/384191.htm External link..

Employment Trends

Scheiber, N. (2015, November 2). Fake cover letters expose discrimination against disabled. New York Times. Retrieved from www.nytimes.com/2015/11/02/upshot/fake-cover-letters-expose-discrimination-against-disabled.html External link..

Eye Care

Could eye-exercises be the answer to blindness? (2015, August 31). Starts At Sixty. Retrieved from www.startsatsixty.com.au/health/could-eye-exercises-be-the-answer-to-blindness External link..

Gene Therapy

Chen, C. and Langreth, R. (2015, October 10). This gene therapy could help treat blindness. Bloomberg Business. Retrieved from www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2015-10-10/-holy-grail-seen-as-gene-drug-for-blind-produces-lasting-effect External link..

Ledford, H. (2015, October 21). Success against blindness encourages gene therapy researchers. Nature. Retrieved from www.nature.com/news/success-against-blindness-encourages-gene-therapy-researchers-1.18603 External link..

National Institutes of Health. (2015, October 13). Gene therapy staves off blindness from retinitis pigmentosa in canine model. [Press release]. Retrieved from www.nih.gov/news/health/oct2015/nei-13.htm.

Pollack, A. (2015, October 5). Eye treatment closes in on being first gene therapy approved in U.S. New York Times. Retrieved from www.nytimes.com/2015/10/05/science/eye-treatment-closes-in-on-being-first-gene-therapy-approved-in-us.html External link..

Shakespeare, T. (2015 November 26). Gene editing: Heed disability views. Nature Magazine, 527(7579). Retrieved from www.nature.com/nature/journal/v527/n7579/full/527446a.html External link..

Welch, A. (2015, October 6). Gene therapy for rare cause of blindness shows promise. CBS News. Retrieved from www.cbsnews.com/news/gene-therapy-for-rare-cause-of-blindness-shows-promise/ External link..


Bailey, G.M. and McCarthy, C.E. (2015, October 8). Hot topics in dry eye and glaucoma. Optometry Times. Retrieved from http://optometrytimes.modernmedicine.com/optometrytimes/news/hot-topics-dry-eye-and-glaucoma External link..

Charters, L. (2015, October 1). Math modeling may provide greater understanding of glaucoma
risk. Ophthalmology Times. Retrieved from http://ophthalmologytimes.modernmedicine.com/ophthalmologytimes/news/math-modeling-may-provide-greater-understanding-glaucoma-risk.

Smallest FDA-approved medical device available for cataract, glaucoma patients (2015, October 8). Iron Mountain (MI) Daily News. Retrieved from www.ironmountaindailynews.com/page/content.detail/id/565679/Smallest-FDA-approved-medical-device-available-for-cataract--glaucoma-patients.html External link..

Vermes, K. (2015, September 28). New glaucoma treatment on track for FDA approval. Pharmacy Times. Retrieved from www.pharmacytimes.com/product-news/new-glaucoma-treatment-on-track-for-fda-approval External link..

Wolters Kluwer Health. (2015, October 27). Driving with glaucoma? Some patients increase scanning to adapt for impaired vision. [Press Release]. Retrieved from www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2015-10/wkh-dwg102715.php External link..

Wylegala, E. and Krader, C.G. (2015, October 1). CO2 laser-assisted surgery yields better sclerectomy for open-angle glaucoma. Ophthalmology Times. Retrieved from http://ophthalmologytimes.modernmedicine.com/ophthalmologytimes/news/co2-laser-assisted-surgery-yields-better-sclerectomy-open-angle-glaucoma External link..

Health Insurance

Diament, M. (2015, September 8). Proposal aims to curb disability bias among doctors, insurers. Disability Scoop. Retrieved from www.disabilityscoop.com/2015/09/08/proposal-curb-disability-bias/20780/ External link..

Higher Education for Blind People

Moton, T. (2015, September 10). BTN LiveBIG: Penn State helps visually impaired youth see future possibilities. Big Ten Network. Retrieved from http://btn.com/2015/09/10/btn-livebig-penn-state-helps-visually-impaired-youth-see-future-possibilities/ External link..


Connery, M. (2015, October 8). Disability housing: A diverse population needing diverse options Huffington Post. Retrieved by www.huffingtonpost.com/micaela-connery/disability-housing-a-dive_b_8261142.html External link..


Olivo, A. (2015, October 23). Judge postpones ruling on speeding VA timeline for disability reforms. Washington Post. Retrieved from www.washingtonpost.com/local/virginia-politics/judge-postpones-ruling-on-speeding-va-timeline-for-disability-reforms/2015/10/23/cd240a6e-7813-11e5-b9c1-f03c48c96ac2_story.html External link..

Independent Living for People with Disabilities

Danovich, T. (2015, October 22). Cooking with disabilities: An exercise in creative problem solving. The Salt (blog). Retrieved from www.npr.org/sections/thesalt/2015/10/21/448971281/cooking-with-disabilities-an-exercise-in-creative-problem-solving External link..

Learning Disabilities

U.S. Department of Education. (2015, October 5). U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan issues statement on learning disabilities, dyslexia, and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder awareness month. [Press release]. Retrieved from www.ed.gov/news/press-releases/us-secretary-education-arne-duncan-issues-statement-learning-disabilities-dyslexia-and-attention-deficit-hyperactivity-disorder-awareness-month.

Yudin, M. (2015, October 23). Raising awareness on specific learning disabilities. Medium. Retrieved from https:[email protected][email protected] External link..

Legal Rights

Resmovits, J. (2015, October 1). Effects of trauma could constitute disability, judge rules in Compton Unified case. Los Angeles Times. Retrieved from www.latimes.com/local/education/community/la-me-edu-compton-unified-trauma-could-constitute-disability-judge-20150930-story.html External link..

Legal Rights of People with Disabilities

Belott, S. (2015, September 23). Think the disability inclusion movement isn't about you? Think again. Huffington Post. Retrieved from www.huffingtonpost.com/shanna-belott/think-the-disability-inclusion-movement-isnt-about-you-think-again_b_8184198.html External link..

De Luna, R. (2015, October 9). Disability advocates file suit against Seattle over crummy curbs.
            KUOW.ORG. Retrieved from http://kuow.org/post/disability-advocates-file-suit-against-seattle-  over-crummy-curbs External link..

Du, S. (2015, October 23). Bill would make it harder for shameless lawyers to sue over disabilities. City Pages. Retrieved from www.citypages.com/news/bill-would-make-it-harder-for-shameless-lawyers-to-sue-over-disabilities-7772174 External link..

Moran, C. (2015, October 13). SU offers program for foreign students studying disability rights law. Daily Orange. Retrieved from http://dailyorange.com/2015/10/su-offers-program-for-foreign-students-studying-disability-rights-law/ External link..

Serres, C. (2015, September 29). Judge approves ambitious state plan to reform disability services. Minneapolis Star Tribune. Retrieved from www.startribune.com/judge-approves-ambitious-state-plan-to-reform-disability-services/330034231/ External link..

Starling, J.E. (2015, October 22). Disabilities: 6th Circuit issues case law on discrimination claims. HR.BLR.com. Retrieved from http://hr.blr.com/HR-news/Discrimination/Disabilities-ADA/Disabilities-6th-Circuit-issues-law-discrimination External link..

Library Services for People with Visual Impairments

Cherokee regional library system promotes blindness awareness month. (2015, October 13). Walker County Messenger. Retrieved from www.northwestgeorgianews.com/catwalkchatt/news/cherokee-regional-library-system-promotes-blindness-awareness-month/article_706d480a-71a4-11e5-9c82-8f5efcc365c4.html External link..

Danielsen, C. (2015, October). Preliminary victory for New York City’s blind students: City school system backs away from Amazon distribution and content deal. Braille Monitor, 58 (9). Retrieved from https://nfb.org/images/nfb/publications/bm/bm15/bm1509/bm150903.htm External link..


Hackett, A. (2015, fall). Welcome to the future of literacy: A new Perkins study explores how technology is revolutionizing the way people who are blind read, write and communicate. Perspectives. Retrieved from www.perkins.org/stories/magazine/welcome-to-the-future-of-literacy External link..

Macular Degeneration

Cardona, G. (2015, September 30). New way to cure the most common form of blindness in old people. Pulse Headlines. Retrieved from www.pulseheadlines.com/cure-common-form-blindness-people/7147/ External link..

Carolina Eye Associates. (2015, October 14). First patient in Sandhills region receives telescope implant for macular degeneration [Press release]. Retrieved from http://courier-tribune.com/living/health/first-patient-sandhills-region-receives-telescope-implant-macular-degeneration External link..

Cohen, J. (2015, September 28). A new treatment for macular degeneration. UC Santa Barbara Current. Retrieved from www.news.ucsb.edu/2015/015943/new-macular-degeneration-treatment External link..

Dotinga, R. (2015, November 12). Parkinson’s drug may help macular degeneration. HealthDay News. Retrieved from www.webmd.com/eye-health/macular-degeneration/news/20151112/parkinsons-drug-shows-promise-against-macular-degeneration External link..

Elder, J. (2015, September 20). Macular degeneration: Nanotech drug treatment could replace eyeball injections. Sydney Morning Herald. Retrieved from: www.smh.com.au/national/health/macular-degeneration-nanotech-drug-treatment-could-replace-eyeball-injections-20150918-gjq7gg.html External link..

Harrison, L. (2015, September 18). Macular degeneration relapse linked to exudate type. Medscape.

Harrison, L. (2015, September 19). Pegpleranib promising as macular degeneration pretreatment. Medscape.

Mogk, L.G. (n.d.) Risk factors for age-related macular degeneration (AMD). VisionAware. Retrieved from www.visionaware.org/info/your-eye-condition/age-related-macular-degeneration-amd/risk-factors-for-amd/125 External link..

Retinal implants: Painting the future. (2015, September 22). KSAT 12. Retrieved from www.ksat.com/health/retinal-implants-painting-the-future External link..

Roberts, M. (2015, September 29). How can scientists ‘cure’ blindness? BBC News. Retrieved from www.bbc.com/news/health-34390270 External link..

University of Montreal. (2015, October 6). Team succeeds in producing photoreceptors from human embryonic stem cells [Press release]. Retrieved from http://medicalxpress.com/news/2015-10-team-photoreceptors-human-embryonic-stem.html External link..

Walsh, F. (2015, September 29). Stem cell trial aims to cure blindness. BBC News. Retrieved from www.bbc.com/news/health-34384073 External link..

Weintraub, K. (2015, October 22). Ask Well: A cure for macular degeneration? New York Times. Retrieved from http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2015/10/22/ask-well-a-cure-for-macular-degeneration/ External link..


Lowry, B. (2015, October 8). Aging and Disability chief responds to Kathleen Sebelius’ criticism. Wichita Eagle. Retrieved from www.kansas.com/news/politics-government/article38260263.html External link..

Mobile Apps for People with Visual Impairments

Basulto, D. (2015, October 22). The new app that serves as eyes for the blind. Washington Post. Retrieved from www.washingtonpost.com/news/innovations/wp/2015/10/22/the-new-app-that-serves-as-eyes-for-the-blind/ External link..

Prevent Blindness. (2015, September 16). Prevent Blindness launches new app for individuals diagnosed with age-related macular degeneration and their caregivers [Press release].

Stark, J. (2015, August 23). List of app recommendations for blind and partially sighted Android users. Jeffery’s Soapbox (blog). Retrieved from http://blog.blackspheretech.com/?p=306

TNS. (2015, October 26). Smartphone app helps people with blindness navigate their surroundings. Gleaner. Retrieved from http://jamaica-gleaner.com/article/news/20151026/smartphone-app-helps-people-blindness-navigate-their-surroundings External link..


Karnik, M. (2015, September 23). India’s new currency notes will help millions of visually disabled transact better. Quartz India. Retrieved from http://qz.com/508764/indias-new-currency-notes-will-help-millions-of-visually-disabled-transact-better/ External link..

Muscular Dystrophy

Barrett, P. (2015, October 21). The biotech scramble for big money in muscular dystrophy drugs. Bloomberg Business. Retrieved from www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2015-10-21/the-biotech-scramble-for-big-money-in-muscular-dystrophy-drugs External link..

Brown, J. (2015, October 1). UI’s WellStone muscular dystrophy center awarded $7.4 million grant renewal. Iowa Now. Retrieved from http://now.uiowa.edu/2015/10/uis-wellstone-muscular-dystrophy-center-awarded-74-million-grant-renewal External link..

Hoffman, M. (2015, October 28). Muscular dystrophy: Manipulating cell signaling for better muscle function. Science World Report. Retrieved from www.scienceworldreport.com/articles/32073/20151028/muscular-dystrophy-manipulating-cell-signaling-better-muscle-function.htm External link..

Mittelman, M. (2015, October, 1). Sarepta rises as drug betters conditions of rare muscle disease. Bloomberg Business. Retrieved from www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2015-10-01/sarepta-rises-as-drug-betters-conditions-of-rare-muscle-disease External link..

Moore, C. (2015, September 28). Dutch scientists develop A-gear novel wearable dynamic arm for Duchenne muscular dystrophy patients. Muscular Dystrophy News Today. Retrieved from http://musculardystrophynews.com/2015/09/28/dutch-scientists-develop-gear-novel-wearable-dynamic-arm-duchenne-muscular-dystrophy-patients/ External link..

Mullin, E. (2015, October 28). Gene therapy could treat debilitating form of muscular dystrophy. Forbes. Retrieved from www.forbes.com/sites/emilymullin/2015/10/28/gene-therapy-could-treat-debilitating-form-of-muscular-dystrophy/ External link..

Paul, M. (2015, October 12). RNA editing technique treats severe form of muscular dystrophy [Press release]. Retrieved from www.northwestern.edu/newscenter/stories/2015/10/rna-editing-technique-treats-severe-form-of-muscular-dystrophy.html External link..

University of Chicago. (2015, October 23). RNA editing technique treats severe form of muscular dystrophy [Press release]. Retrieved from http://news.uchicago.edu/article/2015/10/23/rna-editing-technique-treats-severe-form-muscular-dystrophy External link..

Nursing Homes

Bahrampour, T. (2015, October 26). End-of-life care vastly more expensive for dementia patients than for others. Washington Post. Retrieved from www.washingtonpost.com/local/social-issues/end-of-life-care-vastly-more-expensive-for-dementia-patients-than-for-others/2015/10/26/747dd8ee-7c15-11e5-beba-927fd8634498_story.html External link..

Parents of Children with Disabilities

Picciuto, E. (2015, September 8). Dear parents of children with disabilities, it gets better. Daily Beast. Retrieved from www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2015/09/08/dear-parents-of-children-with-disabilities-it-gets-better.html External link..

Prostheses for People with Disabilities

Alexander, A. (2015, October 8). Balance confidence can affect outcomes for lower limb amputees. Healio Orthotics/Prosthetics News. Retrieved from www.healio.com/orthotics-prosthetics/prosthetics/news/online/%7B7766eedd-e4d9-4916-8e01-1159a4cf65e6%7D/balance-confidence-can-affect-outcomes-for-lower-limb-amputees External link..

Belfiore, M. (2015, October 8). A prosthetic arm that gives amputees the sense of touch. Bloomberg Business. Retrieved from www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2015-10-08/a-prosthetic-arm-that-gives-amputees-the-sense-of-touch External link..

Summers, N. (2015, October 12). Young amputees will soon get “Iron Man” and “Star Wars” bionic hands. Engadget. Retrieved from www.engadget.com/2015/10/12/open-bionics-disney-prosthetic-hands/ External link..

Recreation for People with Visual Impairments

Olson, A.L. (2015, October 1). A touch of nature: Accessing our national parks. New Mobility. Retrieved from www.newmobility.com/2015/10/accessible-national-parks/ External link..

Rattigan, D. (2015, August 30). Essex County braille trail opens the woods for blind hikers. Boston Globe. Retrieved from www.bostonglobe.com/metro/regionals/north/2015/08/29/braille-trail-opens-woods-for-blind-hikers/nzvL7A4bQoOL7HwkvzS0gN/story.html External link..

Religion and People with Disabilities

World Council of Churches. (2015, October 12). Africa: Orthodox theological perspectives on disability urge churches to be more inclusive [Press release]. Retrieved from http://allafrica.com/stories/201510130640.html External link..

Retinitis Pigmentosa

Openshaw, A., et. al. (2008, February). Understanding Retinitis Pigmentosa. University of Michigan Kellogg Eye Center. Retrieved from www.kellogg.umich.edu/patientcare/downloads/Understand-Retinitis-Pigmentosa.pdf [PDF: 393.49 KB / 28 p.] External link..

Service Animals

Diament, M. (2015, October 30). Supreme Court asked to weigh in on service dog case. Disability Scoop. Retrieved from www.disabilityscoop.com/2015/10/30/supreme-service-dog-case/20915/ External link..

Hoffman, J. (2015, October 4). Campuses debate rising demands for ‘comfort animals.’ New York Times. Retrieved from www.nytimes.com/2015/10/05/us/four-legged-roommates-help-with-the-stresses-of-campus-life.html External link..

Maben, S. (2015, September 27). Fake service animals cause problems for the disabled, business owners. Spokane (WA) Spokesman-Review. Retrieved from www.spokesman.com/stories/2015/sep/27/fake-service-animals-cause-problems-for-the/ External link..

Stafford, M. (2015, September 3). Service with a wag: Group’s specially trained dogs help disabled farmers with chores, herding. U.S. News and World Report. Retrieved from www.usnews.com/news/us/articles/2015/09/03/specially-trained-dogs-help-out-farmers-with-disabilities External link..

Sexuality and Disability

Butterly, A. (2015, October 5). Yes, disabled people do have sex—and maybe we should talk about it. BBC. Retrieved from www.bbc.co.uk/newsbeat/article/34430515/yes-disabled-people-do-have-sex---and-maybe-we-should-talk-about-it External link..

Serres, C. (2015, November 19). For many with disabilities, freedom to be intimate is rare. Disability Scoop. Retrieved from www.disabilityscoop.com/2015/11/19/for-disabilities-intimate-rare/21401/ External link..

Sheltered Workshops

Heasley, S. (2015, September 9). Settlement calls for cuts to sheltered workshops. Disability Scoop. Retrieved from www.disabilityscoop.com/2015/09/09/settlement-cuts-workshops/20782/ External link..

Social Security Programs

Aaron, H.J. (2015, October 8). Why fewer jobless Americans are counting on disability. Fortune. Retrieved from http://fortune.com/2015/10/08/disability-insurance-unemployment-great-recession/ External link..

Diament, M. (2015, November 30). IRS relaxes rules for new ABLE accounts. Disability Scoop. Retrieved from www.disabilityscoop.com/2015/11/30/irs-relaxes-able-accounts/21598/ External link..

Ruffing, K. (2015, September 22). Disability insurance has many safeguards against fraud and abuse. Huffington Post. Retrieved from www.huffingtonpost.com/kathy-ruffing/disability-insurance-has-_b_8173184.html External link..

Tritch, T. (2015, September 8). Busting the myths about disability fraud. New York Times. Retrieved from http://takingnote.blogs.nytimes.com/2015/09/08/busting-the-myths-about-disability-fraud/ External link..

Wen, P. (2015, September 9). Report calls for research on how SSI funds are granted. Boston Globe. Retrieved from www.bostonglobe.com/metro/2015/09/09/indigent-children-with-mental-disorders-benefit-unevenly-from-federal-disability-program-study-says/5C4a7umxIfFP0YB9SVJwPI/story.html External link..

Social Security Programs—Legislation

Holland, K. (2015, November 17). Social Security disability fund gets dealt another blow. CNBC. Retrieved from www.cnbc.com/2015/11/16/social-security-disability-fund-gets-dealt-another-blow.html.

Social Services for People with Disabilities

Mactaggart, I. (2015, September 9). Focus on disability: Reshape mental healthcare in crises. SciDevNet. Retrieved from www.scidev.net/global/health/analysis-blog/focus-on-disability-reshape-mental-health-care-in-crises.html External link..

Sports for People with Disabilities

Nepal mulls Everest age and disability restrictions. (2015, September 28). BBC News. Retrieved from www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-34383037 External link..

Transition from School to Work

Gilchrist, S. (2015, November 18). Simulated town offers life skills training. Disability Scoop. Retrieved from www.disabilityscoop.com/2015/11/18/simulated-town-life-skills/21105/ External link..

Transportation for People with Disabilities

Nelson, L.J. (2015, September 14). Uber, Lyft under pressure to improve accessibility. Disability Scoop. Retrieved from www.disabilityscoop.com/2015/09/14/uber-lyft-accessibility/20794/ External link..

Transportation for People with Visual Impairments

Eagleburger, A. (2015, September 17). Metro helping blind people better navigate D.C. transit. Mobility Lab. Retrieved from http://mobilitylab.org/2015/09/17/metro-helping-blind-people-better-navigate-d-c-transit/ External link..

Travel for People with Disabilities

Gray, M and Roth, S. (2015, October 26). United Airlines apologizes after disabled man crawls off flight. CNN News. Retrieved from www.cnn.com/2015/10/25/us/united-airlines-disabled-man/ External link..

Miller, M.E. (2015, October 28). Stranded by airline, a disabled D.C. activist crawled off his flight. But the humiliation was far from over. Washington Post. Retrieved from www.washingtonpost.com/news/morning-mix/wp/2015/10/28/stranded-by-airline-a-disabled-d-c-activist-crawled-off-his-flight-but-the-humiliation-was-far-from-over/ External link..

Travel for People with Visual Impairments

Expedia. (2015, July 10). The National Federation of the Blind announces partnership with Expedia, Inc. to optimize accessibility of Expedia.com and Travelocity.com sites [Press release]. Retrieved from www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/the-national-federation-of-the-blind-announces-partnership-with-expedia-inc-to-optimize-accessibility-of-expediacom-and-travelocitycom-sites-300111583.html External link..

Vocational Rehabilitation

Heasley, S. (2015, October 12). Millions pledged for vocational rehabilitation. Disability Scoop. Retrieved from www.disabilityscoop.com/2015/10/12/millions-pledged-voc-rehab/20865/ External link..

Web Accessibility

AudioEye, Inc. (2015, September 15). Organizations partner to make digital job postings accessible to individuals with disabilities: The Linkages Experience to deliver accessible digital job board to allow companies to meet ADA hiring compliance guidelines [Press release]. CNN Money.

Dopke, J. (2015, October 16). Why your user experience must include design for accessibility. Digital Gov. Retrieved from www.digitalgov.gov/2015/10/16/why-your-user-experience-must-include-design-for-accessibility/.

Edwards-Onoro, D. (2015, October 7). Tools for website accessibility testing. Liero Designs (blog). Retrieved from www.lireo.com/website-accessibility-testing-tools/ External link..

Nakata, K. (2015, September 2).  Top 10 most common web accessibility mistakes. Cryptzone Insight (blog). Retrieved from https://insight.cryptzone.com/accessibility/top-10-most-common-web-accessibility-mistakes/ External link..

Sharif, A. (2015, Aug/Sep). Raising our web. Ability Magazine, 57.

Toombs, T. (2015, September 23). ADA and the web: What retailers need to know. SSB BART Group (blog). Retrieved from www.ssbbartgroup.com/blog/ada-and-the-web-what-retailers-need-to-know/ External link..

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