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Books from the Braille Institute Press are braille books designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. A wide range of titles are available for both children and adults, including titles for preschool children through young adult readers, textbooks for kindergarten through grade 12, books for college preparation, beginner braille books for adults, and recreational reading for adults. Over 1,100 children's titles are available, including both popular and classic fiction, biographies, how-to-books, and many of the popular series books. Textbooks include many currently in use throughout the United States, transcribed by the publisher as a contractor for the State of California. Many subjects are available, including math texts with professionally drawn tactile graphics. Many include workbooks and supplemental materials. Recreational reading for adults includes health-related materials, cookbooks, religious materials, reference and how-to books, biographies, mysteries, and fiction.
Notes: Children living in the United States or Canada who are blind or have low vision and who are between the ages of 3 and 18 are eligible for the Braille Special Collection program, allowing them to receive books for an annual subscription. Teachers, school administrators, and librarians participating in the Braille Institute's Partners in Literacy program may order up to 25 braille books a year from its online catalog for a modest annual fee.
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This product record was updated on April 24, 2003.
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Braille Institute of America, Inc.The Braille Institute is a private, non-profit organization. The Institute offers counseling services, low vision rehabilitation consultations, and more than 200 classes in the southern California area to aid people who are blind or have low vision to lead independent, enriching lives. It also offers library services. The Institute's Braille Press is "the largest publisher of braille materials on the West Coast."
741 North Vermont Avenue
Los Angeles, California 90029
Telephone: 800-272-4553 (800-BRAILLE) or 323-663-1111.
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