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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.

In the Bookstore

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Back in stock — for the last time!

Get your copies of these tactile booklets — Ukraine Tactile Map and Amazing Mazes — before we run out!
Shop the braille bookstore

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


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Braille Poetry Circle

Celebrate National Poetry Month by sharing a poem on this year's theme: Connection. Join one of two virtual poetry circles on Tuesday, April 23rd.
Sign up for a Poetry Circle


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Beep Baseball at Fenway Park

Hear the sounds of baseball as these two teams of blind children and adults compete with beeping baseballs and buzzing bases! Free registration is required.
Register for Beep Baseball

What's New

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Braille Across America 2024

Whether you're running, walking, biking or rolling solo or as a part of a team, join in the fun while supporting National Braille Press and braille literacy!
Join the virtual challenge here

Braille is Literacy

Make a difference (volunteer!)


Help put braille books in the hands of blind children.

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Braille Textbooks

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

Browse our catalog of braille textbooks