Braille Programs

The Library and the Instructional Materials Center at the Iowa Department for the Blind offers several Braille programs and resources.

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Braille Bits

Braille Bits is an online program is designed to teach braille to sighted people who have connections with braille readers.

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Braille Challenge

The Iowa Regional Braille Challenge is an academic competition developed by the Braille Institute.

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Code Master

COMING SOON! The Code Master Adult Braille Learning System is designed to help teens and adults who are blind or have low vision to learn braille and use it in their daily lives.

Braille eReader Pilot

Information about the Braille eReader Pilot our library is participating in through National Library Service for the Blind and Print Disabled (NLS) Braille eReader Pilot program.