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Disability and inclusion related Library resources: Research organisations

A guide to finding disability and inclusion related resources and information

Relevant research organisations

SpLD (Specific Learning Difficulties) specific research organisations: websites, publications and archives

Research centres and organisations are useful for identifying research that is currently taking place but hasn't been published yet. As well as 'general' organisations such as the ones listed in the left-hand list there are organisations and research centres for specific areas of disability such as the ones listed here for SpLD.

Organisation

Research Theme

Sub Theme

Key People

Web address

University of Reading; Centre for Autism Autism    

Amen Clinics

ADD/ADHD

 

Dr. Amen

https://www.amenclinics.com/conditions/adhd-add/

Aston University, Basic and Applied Neurosciences Group, Centre for Vision and Hearing Research (CVHR)

Epilepsy, Autism, Dyslexia

Neuroscience; Vision, Hearing

 

https://www2.aston.ac.uk/lhs/research/centres-facilities/cvhr

Brain Gym, Edu-k

SpLD

Physical exercise, intervention

 

https://braingym.org.uk/studies/

Centre for Educational Neuroscience

Disability

Neuroscience, Psychology, Child Development, Translation Into Educational Practice

 

http://www.educationalneuroscience.org.uk/

https://www.ucl.ac.uk/ioe/departments-and-centres/centres/centre-educational-neuroscience

Centre for Research In Autism and Education

Autism/ASD

Education

 

http://crae.ioe.ac.uk/tagged/research

European Society for the Study of Theology and Disability

Intellectual Disability          

Theology

 

http://www.faithability.org/disabilities

http://www.faithability.org/resource/european-society-for-the-study-of-theology-and-0

Faith and Light;  L’Arche

Intellectual Disability

Faith/Philosophy/Social justice

Jean Vanier

Jean Vanier

https://www.jean-vanier.org/en

Faith and Light https://www.faithandlight.org/rubriques/haut/publications/copy2_of_letters-from-jean-vanier

L’Arche https://www.larche.org/global-solidarity

Historic England Archive

Disability

History

 

https://historicengland.org.uk/research/inclusive-heritage/disability-history/

Irlen

Meares-Irlen Syndrome, Scotopic Sensitivity Syndrome, and Visual Stress

 

 

https://irlen.com/what-is-irlen-syndrome/

Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics

Speech and Language

Linguistics

 

https://www.mpi.nl/people/fisher-simon/publication

Oxford University, Department of Physiology, Anatomy and Genetics; Neuroscience Group and Dyslexia Research Trust

Developmental Disorders, Developmental Dyslexia, Visual Dyslexia, Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy, Dystonia, Intellectual Disability; Language Impairment; Multiple Sclerosis, Parkinson’s Disease, Reading Difficulties – Auditory/Visual

Neuroscience, Genetics, Coordination, Hearing, Nutrition (omega 3)

John Stein; Bajo Lorenzana

Neuroscience Group https://www.dpag.ox.ac.uk/research/neuroscience

Dyslexia Research Trust http://www.dyslexic.org.uk/

Russel Barkley Org

ADD/ADHD

 

Russel Barkley

http://www.russellbarkley.org/

School of Clinical Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, Autism research centre (ARC)

Autism

Cognitive Neuroscience, Psychiatry, Paediatrics, Neonatology, Genetics, Bioinformatics, Endocrinology, Proteomics, And Biochemistry

Simon Baron- Cohen

https://www.autismresearchcentre.com/new_pubs

Tony Attwood's website

Asperger’s Syndrome

 

Tony Attwood

http://www.tonyattwood.com.au/books-by-tony/resource-papers

University College London, Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, Neuroscience publications

Reading difficulties, ADHD, ASD, Learning Disabilities, Autism, Developmental Disabilities, Dyslexia

Neuroscience publications

Utah Frith

https://www.researchgate.net/institution/University_College_London/department/Institute_of_Cognitive_Neuroscience/publications

St. Michaels College, University of Toronto, Henri Nouwen Archives and Research Collection

Intellectual disability

Faith

Henri Nouwen

https://stmikes.utoronto.ca/library/henri-j-m-nouwen-archives-research-collection/

https://henrinouwen.org/archives/

University of Aberdeen, The school of Divinity History and Philosophy; Centre for Spirituality, Health and Disability

Intellectual Disability

Theology

John Swinton

https://www.abdn.ac.uk/sdhp/resources-1545.php#panel1549

University of Durham Centre for Developmental Disorders

 

Autism, Williams Syndrome, Language and Literacy Disorders, Down Syndrome, Dyscalculia, and ADHD

 

Julian Elliott

https://www.dur.ac.uk/devdis/publications/

University of Kent, Imagining Autism Publications

Autism

 

 

 

https://imaginingautism.org/publications/

University of Newcastle

Neuro- development and disability

 

 

 

https://research.ncl.ac.uk/neurodisability/conditionsandtopics/

World Health Organisation

Disability

Health/Global Health

 

https://www.who.int/disabilities/en/