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.
-- Thanks to Arnold Saslavsky NOISE (Network for Overcoming Increased Silence Effectively) is intended as a forum to discuss topics of concern to hard of hearing/ deaf medical professionals (human medicine, dental, nursing, veterinary, veterinary technicians, etc) world-wide.
It is also intended to be a means of support by linking hard of hearing/deaf medical professionals from various backgrounds and geographical regions.
To subscribe send a request to and then in the body of the letter type SUBSCRIBE EDUDEAF.
-- 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.
The Deaf Resource Library was created in 1995 and is being maintained by myself, Karen Nakamura.
I'm an Associate Professor of Anthropology and East Asian Studies at Yale University.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 ...with an information page for Usher syndrome including signs & symptoms, history & cause, Usher Syndrome I, II & III, support services, special education schools & books for the genetic impairment.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.I've been studying disability culture, history, and political/social movements in Japan and the United States for the past decade.