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Dis/Ability Studies

Primary and secondary resources pertinent to Disability Studies


This guide provides an overview of William & Mary Libraries' primary and secondary resources pertinent to Disability Studies and the evolution of the concept of disability in America. 


Our research guide on the subject of Medicine might also be of help (relevant sources are most likely located under the tabs "Hospitals" and "Patients" )

Special Collections Access Tools

The Special Collections Research Center access tools are available to guide you in finding materials in our collections. Don't forget that you also may come into Special Collections in person to consult a staff member. Or contact us via email ( or phone (757-221-3090).