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.
This new refreshable braille reader slashes costs by using groundbreaking new magnetic technology to power the 20-cell, 6-dot braille display. Read more about the Braille Me.
The B2G is the most affordable, high quality Smart Braille display on the market — now only $1195! Read more about the B2G sale here.
Join us on Tuesday, June 11th, at the at the Curry Student Center Ballroom (on the Northeastern campus), to hear about NBP's work over the past year and our plans for the future! We'll also be featuring guest speakers and presenting our 2019 Volunteer Awards. Socialize with our staff, trustees, members, and others who are passionate about NBP and braille literacy. Light hors d'oeuvres and drinks will be served. Please RSVP by May 31st to Andrea Swallow 617-425-2410, or via email.
We know that Teachers of the Visually Impaired are some of the busiest educators around, so we created a Resources for TVIs page, where you can find books, tools, links to free materials and more.
This recent New York Times piece about the Lego Foundation's new effort to create braille Lego bricks also features an interview with NBP Trustee Paul Parravano.
If you've ever considered jumping into the world of online dating, you'll want Dating in the Digital Age: An Accessible Journey for Finding Love Online! Author Kim Loftis covers all of the human aspects of dating online, and digs deep into the accessibility of three of the major dating platforms: Plenty of Fish, Match, and eHarmony.
Looking for a way to stand out at the next meeting? Get the conversation started with braille business cards. As an internationally-recognized producer of custom, high-quality braille materials, we can provide unique business cards printed with your design, large type, and pressed with braille. Make a lasting impression with inclusive design that looks as good as it feels.
Maps make excellent gifts! Read about the Princeton Braillists' incredible legacy — or jump directly to the complete list of available maps!