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The guiding purposes of National Braille Press are to promote the literacy of blind children through braille and to provide access to information that empowers blind people to actively engage in work, family, and community affairs.

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Now through Louis Braille's Birthday!

Order before January 4th, and receive:

  • $100 off the regular price
  • The beautiful Executive Products leather case
  • And a free Tactile Caliper!

  • 90 Years of NBP

    This National Braille Press 90th Anniversary Retrospective video was created for our Gala.

    Accepting Map Orders Soon

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    NBP is the new home for the Princeton Braillists collection. Read more about the collection and the legacy of The Princeton Braillists.

    Celebrate Louis's Birthday with NBP and Bikebus!

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    On January 4th, 2018, NBP and BikeBus will partner again to raise awareness and funds for literacy for blind children and adults! Find out how you can support us — or join us as an NBP Braille Biker!

    The Annual Holiday Sale!

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    Don't miss the NBP Annual Holiday Sale! We've got braille and tactile gifts and stocking stuffers for everyone — books, jewelry, inspirational magnets, bumper stickers, the 2018 calendar, and much more!

    The 2018 Peanuts Calendar

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    The Peanuts calendar rings in the New Year with all your favorite Peanuts characters: Linus, Sally, Lucy, Charlie Brown, and, of course, Snoopy and Woodstock! Order very soon — the calendar always sells out!

    Give a Gift, Get a Gift!

    Donate $100 or more by December 31st — and get a free NBP Vineyard Vines tie or tote bag!

    The 2018 Touch of Genius Prize

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    Louis Braille was an innovator — and The Louis Braille Touch of Genius Prize for Innovation seeks to identify and inspire future innovation. We'll award up to $20,000 to creators of technology that promotes braille and/or tactile literacy for blind people.

    The deadline for the 2018 award is fast approaching! Read more about the Prize here; submissions are due by January 12, 2018.

    Support Our Boston Marathon Team!

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    Support NBP's Boston Marathon Team, Char Hoyem (above, left) and Heidi Arellano (right)— help them give more kids the opportunity to read!

    Discover ReadBooks!

    Check out our new video explaining the ReadBooks! national children's braille literacy program!

    Visit our Blog-Inside NBP, A Behind the Scenes Look at All Things NBP

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