Hours: Monday-Friday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm (Central)
  • The Library Services for the Deaf & Hard of Hearing is now providing telephone service, loans of print and video materials (via UPS or in Nashville, curbside pick-up at select locations), AND we are accepting new library card applications! We have expanded our online offerings (e-books and e-videos) and online programming!  For Events posted on the Calendar - please contact the sponsor to see if the event has been cancelled before you go. If you have questions, call us or email dhoh@nashville.gov.

Coronavirus Information and Resources

Several national organizations, including the CDC (ASL Video Series),  have posted information regarding the Coronavirus and related resources. Please see the attached list.  It will be updated as new information is posted, so please check back. 

Updated 4/20/20

ALDA  (Association of Late Deafened Adults)
https://alda.org/coronavirus-and-the-association-of-late-deafened-adults-inc-outreach/

Centers for Disease Control (CDC) ASL Video Series  https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/communication/downloadable-videos.html

Helen Keller National Center for Deaf-Blind Youths and Adults
https://www.helenkeller.org/hknc/newsletters/winter-2020

National Association for the Deaf (NAD) - ASL Videos and other resources through the 
https://www.nad.org/2020/03/12/coronavirus/

National Deaf Center on Postsecondary Education
https://mailchi.mp/nationaldeafcenter/your-questions-answered-live-captioning-interpreters-online-captioned-media-vendors?e=fc5a4df745

Plain Language Booklet on Coronavirus 
https://selfadvocacyinfo.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Plain-Language-Information-on-Coronavirus.pdf

Spanish Plain Language Booklet on Coronavirus  
https://selfadvocacyinfo.org/resource/plain-language-information-on-covid-19-spanish-version/

 

PARENT RESOURCES:

Supporting Success for Children with Hearing Loss
https://mailchi.mp/success4kidswhl.com/late-march-2020

Vanderbilt: Digital Resources for K-12 Learning at Home  
https://researchguides.library.vanderbilt.edu/DigitalResourcesK12