Looking for more about the 1996 summer Paralympics in Atlanta, USA?
You can find all the photos from the 1996 Games at Barcelona that are owned by or donated to the Australian Paralympic Committee here. These images are licensed under Creative Commons and are free to use, if you acknowledge the source and ownership of the images.
The National Library has recorded oral history interviews with a number of participants in the 1996 Games: Athletes – Libby Kosmala, Terry Giddy, John Eden, Russell Short, David Gould, Chris Scott, Priya Cooper, Louise Sauvage, Liesl Tesch ; Team officials – George Dunstan, Paul Bird, Chris Nunn, Scott Goodman, Norma Beer, Jane Buckley, JennI Banks, Don Perriman
Australian Team Handbook – Atlanta Paralympics 1996 published by the Australian Paralympic Federation has brief profiles of team members.
Go to the Wikipedia article Australia at the 1996 summer Paralympics which has been created by contributors to the Australian Paralympic History Project and follow the links to the articles about Australia’s athletes and their sports.
The website of the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has a database of historical results and information and material about every Paralympic Games.
Use the ‘contact us‘ button on this website to contact Paralympics Australia if you have any further questions or would like to contribute to this project.
Looking for more about the 1996 summer Paralympics? Here are some links you can visit and ideas to find out more.
Date: September 1996