ECI Collection in the DSHS Audio Visual Library

The ECI Library collection contains a wealth of information on all aspects of early childhood intervention. Housed at the Department of State Health Services (DSHS) Audio Visual Library, 1111 North Loop Blvd., Austin, Texas 78756, the collection is available to any resident of Texas.

The ECI Library collection includes books, video tapes, journals that address all aspects of:

  • Early childhood intervention
  • Disabilities and developmental delays
  • Families and siblings
  • Assessment and evaluation (including tools and kits)
  • Parent Advocacy
  • Child development
  • Laws and legislation affecting children with disabilities and developmental delays.

In addition, all ECI library users will have access to the materials in DSHS's Medical and Research Library, the Audio Visual Library and the Rehabilitation Services Library collections. Upon request, the Medical and Research librarian is also able to do reference database searches on specific topics of interest.

Materials can be checked out by any Texas resident. Read more about borrowing materials from the DSHS Audio Visual Library.

ECI and DSHS Library Services also collaborate to produce Library Matters. This publication provides readers with a listing of articles, books, videos and journals on a particular subject, for example, seizure disorder, Down syndrome, Autism, infant mental health and behavioral issues.

Contact Information for the ECI Library collection at the DSHS Audio Visual Library:

Toll Free: (888) 963-7111 x7260
Phone: (512) 776-7260
Fax: (512) 776-7474
Email: avlibrary@dshs.state.tx.us