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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.

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Hot Off the Braille Press

Keep up with our latest publications — cookbooks, technology guides, educational titles, picture books for kids, and much more!

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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

Join us on Thursday, October 13th, 2022 for Braille & Art: Feel the Power, virtually or in person at The Artists for Humanity EpiCenter in Boston.
Read more about Braille & Art

What's New

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The Boston Marathon

We're so proud of Team NBP, Peter and Casey, for completing this year's marathon in support of braille literacy. There's still time to help Peter cross his fundraising finish line, too!

Donate to reach Peter's goal
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