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Braille Reference Resources (Literary, Math/Science, Music, Spanish)

Literary Braille

Chart of the English Braille alphabet  https://www.dropbox.com/sh/kix6rriia44ejig/AAB7jQ7UIfb8pK_TvCv4Z9qoa?dl=0

Chart of all contractions used in literary Unified English Braille (UEB) https://www.dropbox.com/s/02ryuqzupokx00h/UEB%20Contraction%20Chart%20from%20Duxbury.pdf?dl=0

Full Code Book for Unified English Braille (UEB) https://www.dropbox.com/s/p1vnh8qe243p13y/rulesofunifiedenglishbraillepdf.pdf?dl=0

Nemeth Code (Math and Science Braille)

Basic Nemeth Code “cheat sheet” https://www.dropbox.com/sh/kix6rriia44ejig/AAB7jQ7UIfb8pK_TvCv4Z9qoa?dl=0

Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired page about Nemeth Code for Advanced math (Algebra 1 and 2 and Geometry) https://www.tsbvi.edu/resources-math/1552-nemeth-code-reference-sheets?fbclid=IwAR0Pg6PxWeqVYO9DDbRPcBlMqCyPDSLe8hkEtEdR8PScgaNGa9ZC1p7MgMA

Nemeth Code Manual https://www.dropbox.com/s/uujvwsndmxgmi5h/nemeth-code-mathematics-science-notation-1972-revision.pdf?dl=0

Guidance for Transcription Using the Nemeth Code within UEB Contexts from the Braille Authority of North America (BANA) https://www.dropbox.com/s/p2yrhbmmdwurnfw/Nemeth%20with%20UEB%20Guidance%20Final.pdf?dl=0

Music Braille

Music Braille Cheat Sheet https://www.dropbox.com/s/c53oax3gdi2uxft/Braille%20Music%20Cheat%20Sheet.docx?dl=0

Overview of Music Braille http://www.brl.org/codes/session09/overview.html

“Measure for Measure: Achieving Equality through Braille Music” A production by the National Federation of the Blind (NFB) illustrating the importance of Music Braille literacy https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P8Ti1dlrud4

Complete Music Braille Code guide, with explanations  http://www.brailleauthority.org/music/Music_Braille_Code_2015.pdf

Spanish Braille

Symbols used in Spanish Braille, from the American Printing House for the Blind (APH) https://braillebug.org/foreign_language_braille.asp

Great resources from www.spanishbraille.wordpress.com   https://www.dropbox.com/s/81yec1ms7wp20fc/Spanish%20Braille%20Cheat%20Sheet.docx?dl=0