Library – Books available for loan

These books are available to loan by all financial members of Otago Multiple Sclerosis Society

Medical Books

  • 100 Questions & Answers About Multiple Sclerosis (William Sheremata)A Year to Live: How to Live This Year as If It Were Your Last (Stephen Levine)
  • Fibromyalgia & Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: Seven Proven Steps to Less Pain (Fred Friedberg)
  • Healing Myself: A Hero’s Primer for Recovery from Trauma (Gari Carter)
  • How People Heal: Exploring the Scientific Basis of Subtle Energy in Healing (Diane Goldner)
  • Learning to Live with Multiple Sclerosis  (Robert Povey)
  • Multiple Sclerosis: Answers at Your Fingertips (Ian Robinson)
  • Multiple Sclerosis: The Facts (Bryan Matthews)
  • Multiple Sclerosis: A Personal Exploration (Alexander Burnfield)
  • Multiple Sclerosis and Pain
  • Multiple Sclerosis: A Self Help Guide to its Management
  • Towards a United Voice: A history of the Multiple Sclerosis Society of New Zealand
  • The Beethoven Factor: The New Positive Psychology of Hardiness,… (Paul Pearsall)
  • Multiple Sclerosis: A Guide for the Newly Diagnosed (Nancy J. Holland)
  • The Everything Health Guide to Multiple Sclerosis: An authoritative … (Margot Russell)
  • Standing in the Sunshine: Story of the MS Breakthrough (Cari Loder)
  • Symptom Management in Multiple Sclerosis (Randall T. Schapiro)
  • MS:Its impact on your emotions and lifestyle
  • Multiple Sclerosis – A guide for Families (Rosalind C.Kalb, Ph.D.)
  • Multiple Sclerosis – A guide for the Newly Diagnosed (Nancy J. Holland, EdD, RN, MSCN, T.Jock Murray, MD, Stephen C Reingold, PhD)
  • Primary Progressive Multiple Sclerosis (Nancy J. Holland, edD, Jack S. Burks, MD, Diana M. Scheider, PhD)


  • Aboriginal Designs (Penny Brown)
  • Traditional Salt Dough: Practical Projects to Decorate the Home (Cheryl Owen)
  • Christmas Sweets: 65 Festive Recipes (Georgeanne Brennan)
  • Create a Card (Stephanie Weightman)
  • Creative Origami (Jon Tremaine)
  • The Usborne Book of Making Presents (Ray Gibson)


  • How to Make a Silver Lining: 8 Keys for Adapting to Extraordinary Change (Julie Woods
  • Overcoming Multiple Sclerosis
  • Birds Eye View of Multiple Sclerosis
  • Perilous Journey Flight Interviews with the Incurably Ill (Hoffman; Catherine)
  • Reversing Multiple Sclerosis: 9 Effective Steps to Recover Your Health (Celeste Pepe)
  • Multiple Sclerosis: Self-help Guide to Its Management (Judy Graham)


  • ME and My Shadow: Learning to Live with Multiple Sclerosis (Carole Mackie)
  • Benjamin – Meine Mama ist besonders


  • Multiple Sclerosis- A Self-Help Guide to Its Management
  • The Image of Multiple Sclerosis
  • The Vitamin D Cure (James Dowd)
  • The Relaxation & Stress Reduction Workbook (Martha Davis)
  • Source Book for the Disabled (Gloria Hale)
  • Arthritic Bk Water Exercises (Judy Jetter)
  • Multiple Sclerosis: Over 100 Receipes to Help Control Symptoms (Geraldine Fitzgerald)
  • Sick and Tired of Feeling Sick and Tired: Living With Invisible Chronic Illness (Paul J. Donoghue)


  • Has UR Mum or Dad Got Multiple Sclerosis
  • Someone You Know Has Multiple Sclerosis: A Book for Families
  • Kitchen Sense for Elderly or Disabled People
  • Birds Eye View of Multiple Sclerosis (LorraineNeo)
  • Benjamin My Mum is Special (Stefanie Lazai & Stephan Pohl)

Alternative Therapy

  • Taking Control of Multiple Sclerosis: Natural and Medical Therapies (George Jelinek)
  • Hands & Feet 100 Pampering Tricks (Carol Morley & Liz Wilde)

Easy Read

  • Multiple Sclerosis For Dummies (Rosalind Kalb Ph.D.)


  • Easy Walker Australia: Walk With Dignity (VHS)
  • Incomin: A study Into Treatment of Multiple Sclerosis (VHS)
  • Speaking From Experience: Multiple Sclerosis (VHS)
  • Jack Burkes Talk on Multiple Sclerosis (VHS)
  • Taking Control of Multiple Sclerosis (DVD)
  • Give Your Life a Lift: Your Guide to Choosing a Chairlift (DVD)
  • International Multiple Sclerosis Research and Management (DVD)
  • Want to Communicate….  (DVD)
  • Relaxation (DVD)
  • Otago Central Rail Trail  (DVD)