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Autism Awareness: Want to learn more?

Guide for faculty and staff that work with students at HCC. Let's learn more about Autism together so that we can assist all of our students.


These movies include characters that may be on the Autism Spectrum or may have characteristics of individuals that are on the Autism Spectrum. The library may have them available for check-out! 

Autism in the Classroom

Want to learn more about Autism in the college classroom?

Check out these articles! *

*If prompted for Borrower ID and PIN, use your Employee ID Number as Borrower ID and last four digits of Employee ID Number as your PIN.


Check out these books to learn more about Autism and Autism Spectrum Disorders: 

  • Look Me in the Eye: My Life with Asperger’s by John Elder Robison
  • Be Different: My Adventures with Asperger's and My Advice for Fellow Aspergians, Misfits, Families, and Teachers by John Elder Robison
  • Born On A Blue Day: Inside the Extraordinary Mind of an Autistic Savant
  • The Reason I Jump: The Inner Voice of a Thirteen-Year-Old Boy with Autism by Naoki Higashid
  • The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon
  • Neurotribes by Steve Silberman
  • Books written by Temple Grandin

*Many of these books are on order for the Brandon Campus Library. The list will be updated with holding information when they are available for checkout.