ERIC Number: ED381923
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1994-Nov
Reference Count: N/A
Braille Literacy: Resources for Instruction, Writing Equipment, and Supplies. Reference Circular 94-02.
Library of Congress, Washington, DC. National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped.
This resource guide lists instructional materials, supplies, and equipment available for learning to read and write braille. The resources are intended to assist sighted persons interested in learning to transcribe braille; instructors who teach braille; visually impaired persons interested in learning to read and write braille; and family members, friends, and professionals desiring information about braille literacy. The guide is divided into five sections: (1) resources for braille instruction, including braille code books, instruction for transcribers, and instruction for braille readers; (2) books, articles, and videos related to braille literacy and braille instruction; (3) sources of manual and computer-related equipment and accessories for reading and writing braille; (4) supplies for writing and embossing braille; and (5) addresses of sources and suppliers. (JDD)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies; Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Library of Congress, Washington, DC. National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped.