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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

Learn how braille remains relevant in the digital age.

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.

Support National Braille Press by shopping at When you start at this link, amazon donates to NBP!

On the Job

Boston Globe photo of Amber, captioned: Amber Pearcy, 29, is a proofreader for National Braille Press, a nonprofit Boston-based publisher.

NBP Proofreader, Amber Pearcy, was profiled in The Boston Globe's online edition. Read "The art of proofreading Braille.

"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!

Classic Inspiration

Paulo Coelho's powerful inspirational novel has sold over 65 million copies worldwide since its publication in 1988. The most recent edition has spent the past seven years on the NYT best seller list. Download The Alchemist in electronic braille today!

NBP is Hiring!

A group photo of some of NBP's staff.

Would you like to help NBP provide braille materials to schools and businesses? Learn more about the manager of education and business development position.

Need a Lift?

Here's a surefire way to improve your day: Watch this group of schoolkids laugh hysterically as author and actor BJ Novak reads from The Book With No Pictures.

A Back to School Basic

Book cover for A Braille Spelling Dictionary

Get students ready for the upcoming switch to UEB with A Braille Spelling Dictionary.

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