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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.

Video Highlights

In this short video, Sile O’Modhrain and her team from the University of Michigan talk about the pneumatic approach in creating a full-page braille display.

Great Expectations logo is a drawing of a blind girl and a dog on top of a big braille book. The tagline is, Bringing picture books to life for blind kids.

Read about NBP's new literacy program for blind kids.

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"Why I Love UEB."

Steve Booth in the NFB office

Read about why Steve Booth, Braille Specialist at National Federation of the Blind, loves UEB! Meets NBP!

Image from the story shows two proofreaders at NBP.

This week, ran a remarkable piece about National Braille Press. The story includes video, photos, and text describing NBP's work, and features profiles of several NBP employees like Joseph Quintanilla and Amber Pearcy. Spend some time "Meet[ing] the people bringing the written word to those who can’t see."

Convention Best-Sellers

Photo of Joanne Sullivan at the NBP convention table with a customer.

Our best-sellers from the ACB and NFB national conventions in early July were all about crayons and tacos, Apples and a MasterChef. See the top twelve best-sellers here.

Welcome New Staff!

Photo of Rachel Steely, Charlotte Griffiths, Whitney Mooney, Joel Spinale on the NBP steps.

Rachel Steely, Charlotte Griffiths, Whitney Mooney, Joel Spinale, and Lynne Pratt (not pictured) are new additions to the NBP staff. Like our Facebook page and keep up with all the news at NBP.

NBP at ADA Day

Photo of NBP employees holding NBP banner on Boston Common

On Wednesday, July 22nd, National Braille Press employees assembled on Boston Common to celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act. See the larger photo here.

Stream It!

Book cover for Stream It

AppleTV supports VoiceOver!

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