Library reference sources are a great place to find objective background information on your topic. They can also help you narrow your topic and discover keywords for further searching. A great source for background information is biographical works of the author. These sources provide cultural, political, and religious perspectives that help you understand why the author wrote the story.
Topics related to My Heart can't even Believe It : A Story of Science, Love, and Down Syndrome and Sitting Pretty: The View from My Ordinary,Resilient, Disabled Body. Use the terms below as keywords to locate resources on the topic.
Universal Design for Learning
Media and people with disabilities
Employment supports for people with disabilities
Employment and disability
Criminal Justice and Training to interact with People with Disabilities
Dental care for people with IDD
Disability and Finances
Mobility and Universal Design
Belonging and Inclusion
Disability and Civil Rights
Below are library resources that will provide you with background information for themes in My Heart Can't Even Believe It.
Below are library resources that will provide you with background information for themes in Sitting Pretty.