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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 New Bookstore!

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Our online store has moved!

National Braille Press is excited to announce our new Shopify store! We're confident that the NBP online shopping experience will be fully accessible and easier than ever.

Check out the new online 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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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

Promoting Literacy

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International Literacy Day!

Happy International Literacy Day from the staff at National Braille Press! Watch our video and help us celebrate: become a Literacy Champion!
Become a Literacy Champion

What's New

NBP runner from last year's boston marathon

Run for Braille Literacy!

Run to raise money to support braille literacy! Join Team NBP for the 128th Boston Marathon on April 15, 2024.
Learn more about running here


nbp gala images - november 17th 2023 - fenway park in boston - photo of comedian pat mccann

Braille All-Stars!

NBP's annual 'A Million Laughs for Literacy' gala will be at Boston's Fenway Park on November 17th, featuring comedian Pat McCann!

Get tickets here!
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