Holiday Closure: All branches of the Okanagan Regional Library will be closed from Monday, December 23 through Wednesday, January 1, for the holidays. See you when the library system re-opens on Thursday, January 2!
Parents, educators, professionals, children and teens will benefit from these booklists which cover a wide variety of Diversabilities. Each list contains useful information books as well as stories with the main character having a diversability and being the hero in the story!
Click on the links below to view the book lists in the ORL Catalogue.
Books for Children with Anxiety and Worry
Books for Children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
Books for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)
Books for Children with Cerebral Palsy or Muscular Dystrophy
Books for Children with Depression or Sadness
Books for Children with Down Syndrome
Books for Children with Dyslexia
Books for Children with Hearing Impairment (Deafness)
Books for Children with a Mobility Impairment
Books for Children with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
Books for Children with Sensory Processing Disorder
Books for Children with Visual Impairment (Blindness)
Books for Teens with Autism Spectrum Disorder
Books for Teens with Anxiety, Depression or Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
Books for Teens with Developmental and Learning Diversabilities
Books for Teens with a Physical Impairment
A list of service providers [PDF] in the Central, North, and South Okanagan regions, created by our librarians, for parents of children and teens with diversabilities or additional needs.
View our Accessibility Services page to learn more about how the ORL supports patrons through a variety of different collections, program, and services.