Category Archives: Research In Brief

NDEAM: Employment Research In Focus

As National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM) continues, we’re exploring some of the employment research we’ve covered in our regular series, Research In Focus. This series highlights new and interesting findings from NIDILRR-funded studies, presented in lay language summaries in … Continue reading

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NDEAM: Enfoque De Investigación sobre el Empleo

A medida que continúa el Mes Nacional de Concientización sobre el Empleo de Personas con Discapacidades (NDEAM, por sus siglas en inglés), estamos explorando algunas de las investigaciones sobre el empleo que hemos cubierto en nuestra serie regular, Enfoque De … Continue reading

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Highlighting Research In Focus: Global Accessibility Awareness Day

For Global Accessibility Awareness Day, we’re looking way beyond websites to envision an accessible and inclusive digital world. Continue reading

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Statistics Tell the Story of Us

Researchers use statistical data to tell the story of us: how we live, learn, work, and more. This Spotlight post features 15 Research In Focus summaries of NIDILRR-funded statistical studies and the stories they tell. Continue reading

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Las estadísticas cuentan nuestra historia

Esta semana estamos sintonizando el lanzamiento del Compendio Anual de Estadísticas de Personas con Discapacidades (en inglés), organizado por el Centro de Investigación y Capacitación sobre las Estadísticas y Demográficas de Personas con Discapacidades (StatsRRTC, por sus siglas en inglés) … Continue reading

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Research in Brief: Research Designs

In 2016 we began the Research In Focus series, highlighting new and interesting findings from NIDILRR-funded studies, presented in a reader-friendly format. As a follow up, we offer our occasional series Research In Brief, where we break down some of … Continue reading

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Resumen de Investigación: Diseños de Investigación

En 2016, empezamos la serie Enfoque De Investigación, destacando hallazgos nuevos e interesantes financiados por NIDILRR, presentados en un formato fácil de leer. Como seguimiento, ofrecemos nuestra serie ocasional Resumen de Investigación, donde desglosamos algunos de los términos que usted … Continue reading

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Face Masks, Facial Coverings, and the ADA

 The novel coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19) has changed life as we know in many ways. Safety measures such as social distancing, stay at home orders, and the wearing of face masks or cloth face coverings are now part of our daily … Continue reading

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Research In Brief: Stages of Publication

In 2016 we began the Research In Focus series, highlighting new and interesting findings from NIDILRR-funded studies, presented in a reader-friendly format. As a follow up, we offer our occasional series Research In Brief, where we break down some of … Continue reading

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Building a COVID-19 Literature Collection with a Disability Focus

As we wrap up National Library Week, we are taking a look at what it takes to maintain a library collection that is relevant, responsive, and reliable. Natalie Collier, our acquisitions manager, shares what we’re doing to track and add … Continue reading

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