SCI Resources Library News December 2016
Featuring new developments and news about spinal cord injury, magazines and newsletters, interesting articles from academic journals and details of new resources that have recently been added to the library.
News from the media and around the Internet
For news visit SCIA's news pages, the SCIA Facebook page or if you would like to learn how to set up Google Alerts which are a great way to monitor what is going on in the world of disability and spinal cord injury contact the library and we'll show you how.
Magazines, Journals, Newsletters, Blogs
Click on the links to read the articles in full or to view the magazine table of contents. If you would like to read any of the articles that are featured from the magazine table of contents, let us know the details and we will send the article to you.
Abilities - Canadian Abilities Foundation
AbleThrive - (Tips, advice, stories)
- 28 Dec 2016
- A filmmaker with Spinal Muscular Atrophy
- What to do if you get in the car and your wheelchair escapes
- Benefits of Rehab Therapy Dogs
- 21 Dec 2016
- Scuba diving with quadriplegia
- Para table tennis in Singapore
- Quadriplegic car racer
- 14 Dec 2016
- Parenting highlights
The Advocate - Spinal Life Australia
Australasian Spinal Cord Injury Network
Disability Advocacy Network Australia (DANA)
- 22 Dec 2016
- Disability and sex: some tips and aids to help with dexterity issues
- 19 Dec 2016
- Power wheelchairs: how one entrepreneur is revolutionising the market
- 8 Dec 2016
- Personal assistants: what you should expect and finding the best
Disability Justice Project
Every Australian Counts
Forward - Spinal Injuries Association (UK)
Link - This weeks What's news in Disability
NDIS website News
- Biweekly Newsletter -15 Dec 2016
- Monthly issue - Dec 2016
- Find out the secrets to successful parenting
- Visit the Florida Gulf Coast
the Spin (Spinal Cord Injury BC)
New Books, Articles, Websites added to the SCIA SCI Resources Library
To borrow any of the books listed please contact the library on firstname.lastname@example.org or ph 02 9661 8855 or 1800 819 775. To see what else has been added to the library, click on Lists on the black bar on the home page of the library.
SCIA SCI Resources Library
SCIA's SCI Resources Library provides a comprehensive collection of resources relating to spinal cord injury and disability - you can search or browse by subject to all of the material in the library. Discover new resources, forums, websites, blogs and places that you can visit to share your experiences and learn from others. We are always on the lookout for new material to be added to the collection so if you come across something that you think the library should have please let us know.
Library contacts and further assistance
If you have had a good look around the library and our SCI Resources pages on our website and can’t find the information you are looking for, our staff are very happy to help you. We can be contacted on email or give us a call on 1800 819 775.