Lending Library

The DSNNN has multiple books and DVDs available to you as a resource guide for your loved one with Down syndrome

Resource Books

  • The Pocket Dictionary of Signing

      Rod R. Butterworth & Mickey Floadin


  • Signing Exact English by Gerilee

     Gustason & Esther Zawolkow


  • It Takes Two to Talk

     Jan Pepper & Elaine Weitzman


  • The Down Syndrome Nutrition Handbook 

     Joan E. Guthrie Medlen, R.D., L.D.


  • Gross Motor Skills in Children with Down Syndrome

     Patrica C. Winders, P.T.


  • Second Edition BABIES with DOWN SYNDROME: A New Parent’s Guide

     Edited by Karen Stray- Gunderson


  • Everyone Counts: Teaching Acceptance and Inclusion 

     National Down Syndrome Society


  • Gifts 2: How People with Down Syndrome Enrich the World

     Kathryn Lyndard Soper


  • Helping Children with Down Syndrome Communicate Better: Speech and Language Skills for Ages 6-14

     Libby Kumin, Ph.D., CCC-SLP


  • Communication Skills in Children with Down Syndrome: A Guide for Parents

     Libby Kumin, Ph.D., CCC-SLP


  • Signing Exact Language 

     Gerilee Gustason


  • Whispers of Hope

     Down Syndrome Information Alliance


  • Love & Logic for Kids with Special Needs

     David Funk


  • Medical & Surgical Care for Children with Down Syndrome: A Guide for Parents

     Edited by D.C. Van Dyke, M.D., Philip Mattheis, M.D., Susan School Eberly, M.A., & Janet Williams, R.N., Ph.D. 


  • Down Syndrome: Birth to Adulthood: Giving Families an EDGE

     John E Rynders & J. Margaret Horrobin 


  • Keys to Parenting a Child with Down Syndrome

     Marlene Targ Brill 


  • Medical Treatment of Down Syndrome and Genetic Diseases

     Henry Turkel, M.A., M.D. & Ilse Nusbaum, M.A.




  • Signing Time! Vol 1 My First Signs
  • Signing Time! Vol 2 Playtime Signs
  • Signing Time! Vol 3 Everyday Signs
  • Signing Time! Vol 4 Family, Feelings & Fun
  • Signing Time! Vol 5 ABC Signs
  • Signing Time! Vol 6 My Favorite Things
  • Just Like You: Down Syndrome
  • Crossing Tahoe: A Swimmers Dream
  • As A Parent: What Can I Do To Improve My Child's Feeding Skills and Speech Clarity? Sara Rosenfeld-Johnson M.S., CCC-SLP
  • Down Syndrome: The First 18 Months
  • Down Syndrome: The First 18 Months: Comprehensive Down Syndrome Information in English, Spanish, Chinese, Vietnamese and Arabic