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

See & Learn
See & Learn

Language & Reading - More word Pictures See and Learn More Word Pictures is the third step in the See and Learn Language and Reading programme – a series of activities specially developed to help children who have Down syndrome learn to talk [...]

See & Learn
See & Learn

Language & Reading - First Written Words See and Learn First Written Words is the second step in the See and Learn Language and Reading programme. It is a series of activities specially developed to help children who have Down syndrome learn [...]

See & Learn
See & Learn

Language & Reading - First Word Pictures See and Learn First Word Pictures is the first step in the See and Learn Language and Reading Programme – a series of activities developed to help children who have Down syndrome learn to talk and to r [...]

See & Learn
See & Learn

Language & Reading - First Sentences See and Learn First Sentences is the fourth step in the See and Learn Language and Reading programme – a series of activities specially developed to help children who have Down syndrome learn to talk and t [...]

Makaton Sign Illustration for Makaton Core Vocabulary
Makaton Sign Illustration for Makaton Core Vocabulary

NZ Version 1998-99 Makaton is a core vocabulary used with speech, signs, and/or symbols, designed to provide a basic interactive vocabulary for adults and children with communication difficulties and for those people who share their lives.

Getting Started!!! Using Visual Systems to Promote Communication
Getting Started!!! Using Visual Systems to Promote Communication

A practical resource booklet and DVD for parents that discusses a range of visual systems that can be used at home to develop your child’s communication skills.

Development in practice –
Development in practice –

Speech and language activities for preschool children with Down syndrome

Cause And Effect Puzzles
Cause And Effect Puzzles

As children put pictures of each of these sets together in their logical order they will understand the process of cause, action, and result.

A Guide for Parents and Teachers
A Guide for Parents and Teachers

The New Language of Toys - 3rd Edition - Teaching Communication Skills to Children with Special Needs What better way to encourage communication development than through play? The completely updated third edition of “The New Language of Toys” [...]

Ya Got People
Ya Got People

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