Braille

  • Tactile Graphics
    Tactile graphics provide the print-disabled person with a way to "see" visual graphics through touch. It is often wrongly assumed that the visually impaired and the blind population have problems int....
  • Braille Preparations
    As businesses move to accommodate the Americans with Disabilities Act, they seek out ways to make braille preparations for their print-disabled customers and clients. Providing braille services does ....
  • Braille Codes
    Braille codes are composed of a series of raised dots, embossed onto a surface. This code is made up of a series of cells, where each cell is two dots wide and three dots high. When the cell is fill....
  • ADA Compliance
    Specific ADA compliance guidelines can be found in Federal websites, which explain in great detail the Americans with Disabilities Act. Essentially, the ADA says that all persons, regardless of a dis....
  • Braille Alphabet
    The braille alphabet is based on formations of raised dots. When a blind person runs his finger across a page of braille, he can read, using his sense of touch. Braille books of all types have been ....
  • Braille Training
    Braille training involves the teaching of braille to students who wish to learn this alternate writing system. The print-disabled population benefits greatly from the ability to access and author all....
  • Braille Schools
    People who are interested in finding braille schools can spend a lot of time looking. In truth, there are only a few different ways that people can learn the art of braille transcription. These incl....
  • Braille Maps
    Something as complex as a map can be challenging to convert into tactile graphics, but not impossible. In fact, with the help of computer software programs, braille maps can almost be an exact replic....
  • Braille Technical Manuals
    Braille technical manuals are often used in places of business by employees who are print-disabled. Thanks to the Americans With Disabilities Act, employers are required to provide reasonable accommo....
  • Learning Braille
    Learning braille takes time, patience, and effort. This can be especially true for people who become vision impaired later in life. Children who are born blind often find it a bit easier to pick up ....