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.
If you have received or distributed a ReadBooks! Bag in the past 7 years, we want to hear from you! This survey should take only 10 minutes, but the importance of your feedback may last for years. Continued funding for this program depends on its impact on families like yours. Thanks!
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Download our new Summer Picks flyer as a PDF or in electronic braille (BRF). It's chock full of new and popular items, from the latest in technology, cookbooks for easy summer meals, and plenty to keep the kids busy!
In the latest issue of AccessWorld, Deborah Kenrick raves about Judy Dixon and Doug Wakefield's Out and About: Our Favorite Travel Apps: "If you want to give better directions to the people who drive you from place to place, if you want to take greater control of your own transportation itinerary, or if you just want to learn more about the places in your neighborhood and around the world, you will love this book."
Read Deborah Kendrick's full review here.
In keeping with the theme of our print/braille book, The Day the Crayons Quit, we are asking kids to write us a letter about their feelings that we can post on our website. We will gladly accept letters in print, braille or via email. Find out how to send us a letter!
The National Braille Press Board of Trustees invites you to the 88th Annual Meeting on Tuesday, June 16, 2015. Join us in celebrating our 2015 volunteer award winners, and learn about NBP's work from Great Expectations: Bringing Picture Books to Life for Blind Kids to tactiles and textbooks at our Inside NBP Exhibition.
Details about the meeting and how to RSVP here.
Join NBP on Saturday, June 6th, for a free tactile graphic workshop! The workshop is free, but space is limited and registration is required. Read more and sign up for the workshop here.