Recommended Readings

Career Resources Related to Disability

Books

"Interviewing Skills for Job Candidates with Learning or Other Hidden Disabilities". It is available from Program Development Associates (1.800.543.2119).
Website is www.PDASSOC.COM

"Job Strategies for People with Disabilities," by Melanie Astaire Witt

Websites

Disability.gov
Employment Information for employers on hiring people with disabilities, job accommodation information, legal resources. U.S. government site.

DisabilityResources.org
Employment Links to sites on disabilities and employment, as well as the ADA, higher education, vocational rehabilitation, and state resources.

Emerging Leaders Summer Internship Program
Summer internship and leadership development opportunities for students with disabilities

eSight Careers Network
Extensive coverage of job hunting, career management, and small business information and tools for people with disabilities and for employers who seek a more inclusive workplace. Opportunities for interactivity.

JobAccess
A joint effort of Career Mosaic and Ability magazine, this website offers employers the opportunity to post job openings and search an online resume bank. Individuals with disabilities can search for jobs by geographical area or job category.

Monster Diversity & Inclusion
Job search tools and advice for minority and disabled job seekers.

National Business and Disability Council
The NBDC is the leading resource for employers seeking to integrate people with disabilities into the workplace and companies seeking to reach them in the consumer marketplace.

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