BCDD Publications

Community Education and Family Resource Library

The Boling Center maintains a lending library of videos, DVDs, books and other print materials on disabilities and disability issues. Some materials are available in Spanish as well as English.

The library is staffed by senior volunteers from Meritan, formerly Senior Services, Monday through Friday from 8:30 am to 4:00 pm. These volunteers are available to assist visitors in finding resources both on the shelves and on the internet.

Topics include:

  • Assessment Diagnosis and Therapy
  • Advocacy/Disability Rights
  • Assistive Technology
  • Early Childhood Development
  • Employment
  • Health Care/Health Coverage
  • Education/IDEA/Inclusion
  • Kinship Care/Families/Respite Care
  • Prevention of Abuse and Neglect
  • Specific Disabilities
  • Substance Abuse

View or download the list of materials in MS Word format or a pdf version.

To request a loan, download and complete the video request form [pdf], fill it in, sign it, and mail or fax it to:

Elizabeth Bishop
Boling Center for Developmental Disabilities
711 Jefferson Avenue
Memphis, TN 38015

Fax: 901-448-7097

Interdisciplinary Leadership Training Series CD Roms Fall 2006 through Spring 2011

The BCDD Interdisciplinary Leadership Training Series has begun to record the sessions for each series and making them available on CD Rom. Each CD has video of the presentation, a power point show and additional handouts. Each CD also comes equipped with free software from QuickTime for viewing on a computer.

Each CD is available for loan, and a list of the CDs is available in pdf format.

After you have completed the form, send it to Elizabeth Bishop Dissemination Coordinator.

Workshops from 2012 - present are archived on the University server.


Contact BCDD

711 Jefferson Avenue
Memphis, Tennessee 38105
Phone: 901-448-6511
Fax: 901-448-7097