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  • Promotes the independence of blind and visually impaired persons by providing specialized materials, products, and services needed for education and life.

  • Art Beyond Sight makes art, art history, and visual culture accessible to people who are blind or visually impaired. Their goal is to provide and promote the tangible benefits of art education, museum visits, and art making for children and adults with vision loss.

  • Tactile (embossed) illustrations that make pictures visible to people who are blind or who have visual impairments, dyslexia, autism, cognitive learning disabilities, or other special needs.

  • Recent and current research on all aspects of the design, construction and use of tactile maps and other tactile graphics.

  • Source of braille materials.

  • Easily readable tactile graphics and braille products.

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