ERIC Number: ED275124
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1986-Mar
Braille Instruction and Writing Equipment: Reference Circular 86-3.
Library of Congress, Washington, DC. National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped.
This reference circular lists selected braille instructional materials and braille writing equipment and supplies currently available for purchase. A total of eight braille code books, seven instruction manuals for braille transcribing, and 17 instructional manuals for braille reading are listed. Suggestions are presented about braille instruction courses available through volunteer groups, through correspondence courses, and through colleges and universities. Sources are listed for obtaining braille writing equipment and supplies, such as braille writers and accessories, braille erasers, slates, and styluses; braille writing paper, braille binders, file cards, notebooks, and labels. Addresses of all sources are listed. (CB)
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Assistive Devices (for Disabled), Blindness, Braille, Courses, Instructional Materials, Interpreters, Interpretive Skills, Sensory Aids, Tactile Adaptation, Visual Impairments
Reference Section, National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, Washington, DC 20542 (free).
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Library of Congress, Washington, DC. National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped.