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Our Mission

National Braille Press empowers the blind and visually impaired with programs, materials, and technology supporting braille literacy and learning through touch.

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Discover Braille

Braille transcription is an art! Only a certified braille transcriber can create perfect braille. Want to know more? Find out how to become a braille transcriber.

Our Bookstore

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It's Time for Valentines!

Valentine gift ideas for classmates, friends, colleagues, or that someone special!

Visit the Valentine Gifts page

Braille for Business

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Braille Business Solutions

Make a lasting impression with customized business cards and other collateral material with braille.
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Support Us

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Braille Literacy is Literacy!

Comcast has started airing a new ad highlighting our mission to promote braille literacy in the blind and low vision community.
Watch the new ad here

Braille Technology

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Braille Innovation

Learn about what's happening in the braille technology field at our Center for Braille Innovation.
Visit the Center for Braille Innovation

Attend An Event

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A Million Laughs for Literacy

Asthon Dunford and his mom talk about appearing onstage at the NBP gala in October — and teach the host a little about braille!
Watch Ashton on Salt Lake City's FOX 13

What's New

Cover of the 2023 peanuts calendar shows snoopy sleeping on top of his doghouse, with woodstock, smiling, sitting on his belly.

February is Black History Month

Celebrate Black history and creativity with print/braille books created by Black authors and artists, and/or feature Black characters.

Browse this list of books
Make a difference (volunteer!)


Help put braille books in the hands of blind children.

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Browse our catalog of textbooks

Braille Textbooks

No student wants to be left behind, check out our textbooks.

Browse our catalog of braille textbooks