Internet Resources - ADA



Databases

  • Referencia Latina
    Referencia Latina, a comprehensive Spanish-language database, offers content from a variety of sources including 49,000 encyclopedia entries, more than 100,000 images, 2,500 health reports, a Spanish-English dictionary and full text for over 100 reference books and dozens of general interest magazines in a broad array of subject areas. Its intuitive, theme-based Spanish-language interface is designed to make content readily accessible to non-English users with limited online research experience.
    Browse related subjects: Actors, ADA, Agriculture

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  • ADA Standards Homepage
    ADA standards govern the construction and alteration of places of public accommodation, commercial facilities, and state and local government facilities. The Department of Justice (DOJ) maintains ADA standards that apply to all ADA facilities except transportation facilities, which are subject to similar standards issued by the Department of Transportation (DOT). Federal facilities are covered by standards consistent with those of the ADA issued under a different law, the Architectural Barriers Act (ABA).
    Browse related subjects: ADA, Construction, Consumer Health, Government

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California Capitals

In the early days of California, the official seat of government was Loreto, in Lower California, and both Alta and Lower California were administered from there as Las Californios. When Alta California, as the upper portion of the region was called, gained in importance, the capital was moved to Monterey ... [More]

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