How can I get books? 2018-01-26T23:18:48+00:00

Helping you return to reading

Braille Institute is proud to offer free reading materials in audio, electronic, braille and other recorded formats through the programs noted below.



Library Services

  • Library Services: Our award-winning Library serves people of all ages who have low to no vision, may be unable to read due to a reading/learning disability or can’t hold a book due to physical limitations. Our library is the Southern California branch of the National Library Service (NLS), a network coordinated by the Library of Congress and we provide free books, periodicals and other text in braille and recorded formats.
  • Already a Braille Institute Library Patron? Browse our online catalog
  • Become a Braille Institute Library Patron

Special Collection

  • Special Collection – The Braille Institute Special Collection program is designed to increase braille literacy and foster a love of reading by providing children who are blind or visually impaired with FREE braille books and kits through the year.
  • Submit your special collection order

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