Research and Publications

Participation Opportunities

Click here to learn about participation in the North Carolina Olmstead Interview Project

Research and Publications

ADA Anniversary Tool Kit

Throughout the year and on the ADA Anniversary - July 26 - celebrate the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) in your workplaces, schools and communities. While much progress has been made, much remains to be done.

Sign the ADA Pledge! Learn about the ADA through Publications, Resources, Training, Videos. Share and Download: Media Kit, Monthly ADA Themes, and Events.

ADA Live! (WADA) Show

A free monthly show broadcast nationally on the Internet by the Southeast ADA Center. "ADA Live!" focuses on rights and responsibilities under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and airs from 1:00 p.m. -1:30 p.m. (Eastern) on the first Wednesday of each month. No registration is required. You can submit your questions, explore resources and the complete program schedule and connect to archived shows on

ADA Case Law/Legal Briefs

Explore news and resources on the ADA, Olmstead Decision, and U.S. Circuit Courts. Review legal and policy developments relevant to civil rights protections and the impact of court decisions in the Southeast Region under the ADA are analyzed in partnership with the Burton Blatt Institute (BBI).

ADA Events & Training Calendar

Find and search events & training, including webinars/online, conferences/on-site, webcourses, certification programs, and more.

ADA News by Audience & Topic

To receive current news and resources on disability topics and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), subscribe to Southeast ADA Email List.

ADA Promising Directions

The Southeast ADA Center is committed to developing and sharing resources which exemplify effective implementation of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and support technology access for individuals with disabilities.

ADA Publications

Materials available such as: Resource/Publication Lists, Fact Sheets, Paper & Journal Articles, Videos & Multimedia, and Workplace Profiles.

ADA Research

Analysis of requests that the Southeast ADA Center has received for information, training and technical assistance since 1990 guide development of innovative research to address these two issue of particular importance to the Southeast Region:

  • Barriers to employment and economic self-sufficiency of people with disabilities;
  • Increasing the civic and social participation of people with disabilities within their communities and across America.

With guidance from our Partners and State Affiliates, we are providing resources and implementing research that will result in new knowledge and have great potential to impact policy and practice.

ADA Videos & Multimedia

Information on YouTube videos, Public Service Announcements, and other multimedia on disability topics and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).