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Autism Resources for Parents: Browsing

This pathfinder will share an annotated list of reference sources, indexes, databases, and other content to help users begin to conduct research on the topic of Autism Spectrum Disorder.


There are many ways to search and browse for books and other resources. Below you can find some examples of Subject Headings, LC Classification ranges, and search terms and tags. For help with locating library resources, please contact me at 

Search Terms and Tags

Home and community based services (HCBS)

Long term Services and Supports (LTSS)

Aging and Disability Resource centers (ADRCs)

Independent living centers (ILCs)

Centers for Independent Living (CILs)

Medical Assistance Purchase Program (MAPP)

Non-Emergency Medical Transport (NEMT)

Person-centered planning

Integrated care

Coordinated care

Supported Decision-making

Competitive, integrated employment

Employment first initiatives

Public policy analyst and legislative liaison

Library of Congress Classification

Autism in children: RJ 506

Autism in children--Diagnosis: RJ 506

Autistic children--Rehabilitation: RJ 506 .A9

Autism spectrum disorders in children: RC 533

Autism spectrum disorders in adolescents RC 553

Parents of autistic children: RJ 506

Developmental disabilities: HV 1570 

Communication disorders: RJ 496