In Memory of Jack Gannon
(1936 - 2022)

Jack Gannon, an American author and historian of Deaf culture, passed away recently. These videos and books spotlight his legacy within the Deaf community.

Mental Health Awareness Month

Each year millions of individuals face the reality of living with a mental illness. Deaf community is no exception. For this month, DCDL joins the national movement to raise awareness about mental health. We, the DCDL, support the platform to fight stigma, provide support, educate the community, and advocate for policies that support people with mental illness and their families.

Resources on Mental Health Services for the Deaf Community


National Association of the Deaf
Office of the Deaf & Hard of Hearing

Videos of Deaf Women in Modern and Recent Times

ASL Stories for Children

ALA Youth Media Awards

Each year the American Library Association (ALA) honors books, videos, and other outstanding materials for children and teens. Here are the past winners with Deaf content.

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Resources Search Guide

This guide will help you with searching for resources on the DCDL website and is in PDF format.

How to Use Libby

This external guide to the Libby platform to borrow ebooks has a video and step by step guide.

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