ERIC Number: ED219923
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981-May
Reference Count: 0
A Directory of Selected National and Transnational Resources in Rehabilitation Information.
Mullin, James J.; Chadderdon, Linda M.
The directory presents information on some of the rehabilitation information services worldwide. National developments in the following countries are described: Belgium (the National Fund for Social Classification of the Handicapped, the Belgian Red Cross); Canada (the Canadian Rehabilitation Council for the Disabled); Denmark (Inspectorate of Special Education, the Danish Royal Pedagogical Institute for Special Education, the Society and Home for the Disabled); Federal Republic of Germany (Deutsches Institut Fur Medizinsche Dokumentation und Information, Institute for Documentation and Information on Social Medicine and Public Health, International and Interdisciplinary Documentation and Information on Rehabilitation Research, Bundesarbeitsgemeinschaft fur Rehabilitation, the German Society for Rehabilitation of the Disabled); France (French National Liaison Committee for Rehabilitation); Italy (Italian Association for Assistance to Spastics); Netherlands (Netherlands Association for Rehabilitation, National Organization for the Care of the Mentally Handicapped, Adaptations for the Handicapped); Spain (Rehabilitation Service for the Disabled of the New National Institute of Social Services); Sweden (the Handikappinstutet); Switzerland (Office Federal des Assurances Sociales, Pro Infirmis); United Kingdom (Disabled Living Foundation, Royal Assocation for Disability and Rehabilitation, Center for Environment and the Handicapped, Appropriate Health Resources and Technologies Action Group, the Production Engineering Research Association); and Scotland (Scotish Information Service for the Disabled). Also mentioned are some of the transnational information services including Rehabilitation International, the International League of Societies for the Mentally Handicapped, the Vocational Rehabilitation Section of the International Labor Office, and the Center on Deafness. A listing of addresses of national and transnational informaton resources completes the directory. (SW)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Michigan State Univ., East Lansing. Univ. Center for International Rehabilitation.
Identifiers: Canada; Europe
Note: A substantial portion of this text appears in the Drexel Library Quarterly; v16 n2 1980.