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Products for Independent Living


The RTC/IL creates a wide range of products to support independent living. Please see the categories to the left.

You may download any of our documents for free, or if you want to purchase hard copies, please contact us at rtcil@ku.edu.

These materials are also offered in alternate formats. Please see our Policy on Insuring Access to Information (PDF) to learn more about our publication accessibility.


Bestsellers

Ed Roberts - His Words, His Vision

This video presents an early speech by the visionary leader of the independent living movement.


Guidelines: How to Write and Report About People with Disabilities
The 8th edition of this RTC/IL classic is now available in Spanish, along with a companion poster, "Your Words, Our Image."

Cover of Guidelines brochure

 

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