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Research Guides


Search tips:

When using the gold search box on the VCU Libraries homepage or another database, consider entering any of the following searches alone, or in conjunction with each other:

  • ableledness, able-bodied
  • accessibility, access, accessible
  • disability, disabilities, "disability studies"
  • "inclusive design"
  • "universal design"
  • "user centered design"
  • and/or any specific issue related to accessibility


These databases contain scholarly articles that can support a range of types of academic, legal, and practical research into accessibility, as well as Critical Disability Studies.