Sign Language / Deaf Subject Guide LRC@TCC
Scope: Deafness, deaf culture, sign language, and other means
of communication with the deaf.
Call number areas to browse:
Keywords to search:ASL, signing, videorecordings for the hearing impaired.
Subjects to search (Library of Congress):
American Sign Language, Deaf,
Interpreters for the deaf,
Books in our catalog:
Gale Virtual Reference Library (r)
The encyclopedia of deafness and hearing disorders REF RF290.T93 2000
professional sign language interpreter’s handbook HV2402.H86
Talking with your hands; listening with your eyes: a complete photographic
guide to American Sign Language HV2474.G73 2003
Journals and magazines:
American Annals of the Deaf (OmniFile, Project Muse)
Journal of Deaf Studies and Deaf Education (Oxford)
Journal of Interpretation (Chesapeake)
NADmag: a publication of the National Association of the Deaf (Chesapeake)
NTID Focus (Chesapeake)
Sign Language Studies (OmniFile, Project Muse)
Views: a monthly publication of the Registry of Interpreters for the
Library Resources (r):
Education Research Complete
Educational Resources Information Center (EBSCO)
Academic Search Complete
Full Text Select
Sign Language Browser Look up video of thousands of ASL signs.
Association for the Deaf Information Center answers questions on
of Interpreters for the Deaf Training, certification, and self
regulation of the profession.
Resources (Gallaudet University Library) An index to deaf periodicals,
research guides, web sites, and Gallaudet University archives.
Deaf and Hearing Impaired Links Part of the Internet Resources for Special
and Hard of Hearing (Rochester Institute of Technology) Comprehensive
list of Internet resources arranged by subject, including interpreting
resources, sign languages, and deaf culture.
Deaf Linx A guide to deafness Internet links.
Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders Human
communication research at the National Institutes of Health.