Unfortunately, we are unable to issue any library loans just now. This is due to Auckland currently being at Level 3 (Covid-19 lockdown). Once we have dropped back down to level 2, we will be back in business!
  • Library items are NOT for sale. The may be borrowed by ADSA members ONLY (join the ADSA) or school staff who teach a child who is a member of the ADSA.
  • The resource library is located in Birkenhead, North Shore at the home of one of our staff members. Viewing times are flexible. Please email clo@adsa.org.nz if you would like to visit or add a comment to the form when you request libary items.
  • Deliveries are FREE for ADSA members if you order 3 or more items.

All Library Resources

Ya Got People
Ya Got People

Helping people with developmental disabilities deal with grief, bereavement and loss

My Friend Has Down Syndrome
My Friend Has Down Syndrome

This fictional story, which includes fun facts, is great for children at the primary school level.

My Friend has Down Syndrome
My Friend has Down Syndrome

A story about two children who meet at summer camp and the warm friendship that develops between them despite the fact that one of them has Down syndrome

My Friend Isabelle
My Friend Isabelle

This is a story about preschool friends Charlie, and Isabelle, who has Down syndrome.

My Sister is Special
My Sister is Special

A child-friendly look at Rachel, a girl with Down syndrome. A great resource for families and classrooms.

Oh Brother
Oh Brother

Growing Up With A Special Needs Sibling - Being the brother or sister of a child with special needs has special challenges. And Becca has some great ideas for dealing with them - after she accepts that she can’t send her brother Johnathan to a [...]

Princess Jaycee – The Little Princess with Down Syndrome
Princess Jaycee – The Little Princess with Down Syndrome

Join author Mrs. Alessia Russell for this special tale of a special girl, and learn about the secret to Princess Jaycee’s overwhelming kindness.

R the are word
R the are word

Helping individuals with intellectual disabilities deal with bullying and teasing

Social Relationships & Peer Support
Social Relationships & Peer Support

Complete with blank forms for implementing cooperative learning and assessing students’ behavior and relationships, this highly readable guide gives educators practical ideas for improving social connections among students with and without dis [...]

Socially Speaking
Socially Speaking

A pragmatic social skills programme for primary pupils This programme lasts a whole school year and is divided into three units – Let’s communicate – Let’s be friends – Let’s practise. As pupils progress through the programme, their self-est [...]