The New York Institute for Special Education: Serving students with Special Needs since 1831


Braille on the Internet

Braille Index

Description and History

Legislative Initiatives:

Louis Braille:biographies

Organizations and Advocacy


Software and Educatonal Materials

Transcription Services

Guidelines for the Production of Braille Materials Through the Use of Braille Production Software
A Position Statement of the Braille Authority of North America Adopted May 2007 (PDF)



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Braille Flashcards
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Certification as a Braille Transcriber or Proofreader

National Resource Center for Blind Musicians


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May 2010 ©