Lending Library


LDAWE’s community lending library currently has over 2,050 resources for children, youth, adults, parents and professionals. Resources include books, tapes, videos, and educational games. Topics range from learning disabilities; ADHD; behavioural problems; literacy; math; early years; education; law; parenting; social skills; adaptive technology; and teaching and tutoring.

Service Fee: FREE for LDA members or $10.00 annual fee for non-members. 

Some highlights from our lending library include:

Nonverbal Learning Disabilities at School
By: Pamela B. Tanguay
“Most teachers will at some point come across a child with Nonverbal Learning Disabilities, and this practical and informative book will be invaluable in helping them to help such children to achieve their full potential in the classroom.”

ADD Stole My Car Keys
By: Rick Green and Dr. Umesh Jain
This book “… will transform how you view yourself and ADD…. Through entertaining first-person stories you’ll discover the many ways this misunderstood mindset sabotages the lives of adults.  ADD looks different in adults.  It’s easy to miss or dismiss.”

Hank Zipzer: The World’s Greatest Underachiever
By: Henry Winkler and Lin Oliver
“Inspired by the true life experiences of Henry Winkler, this winning series about the world's greatest underachiever is funny, touching, and deals with learning differences in a gentle and humorous manner.”

Absent Citizens: Disability Politics and Policy in Canada
By: Michael J. Prince
This book “… will garner a great deal of attention on a pressing topic long overdue for examination – the place of people with disabilities in Canadian civil society from a national perspective.”