BANA Publications Available for Purchase

The following BANA publications are available for purchase from the sources indicated.

Additional BANA publications as well as updates to the publications below are available on the BANA website at

Materials for Unified English Braille (UEB) are available at

Foreign Language

Interim Manual for Foreign Language Guidelines
Source: NBA

Computer Braille

Computer Braille Code: 2000 Revision.
Source: APH;

Computer Braille Code: Flowchart Design for Applicable Braille Codes Supplement, 1992.Source: APH;

Braille: Catalog #5 24440 00
Print: Catalog #7 24440 00

Mathematics Braille

Nemeth Code for Mathematics & Science Notation, 1972 Revision.
Source: APH;

Addendum 1 to the Nemeth Code for Mathematics & Science Notation, 1972 Revision: Ancient Numeration Systems.
Source: APH;

Learning the Nemeth Braille Code: A Manual for Teachers and Students, 1987.
Source: APH;

Braille Code for Chemical Notation, 1997.
Source: APH;

Refreshable Braille

Provisional Guidelines for Linear Braille Format, 1987.
Source: APH;

Tactile Graphics

Guidelines and Standards for Tactile Graphics, 2010
BANA now offers the Guidelines and Standards for Tactile Graphics, 2010 publication in two versions: an online HTML file and a zipped PDF file that can be downloaded and printed. This PDF file has been developed for accessibility. See below for links to each version.
Source: APH;

Sources for purchase:

American Printing House for the Blind
1839 Frankfort Avenue
PO Box 6085
Louisville, KY 40206 0085
Phone: 502 895 2405
Toll Free: 800 223 1839
FAX: 502 899 2274
E mail:

National Braille Association
95 Allens Creek Road. Bldg. 1, Suite 202
Rochester, NY 14618
Phone: 585 427 8260
FAX: 585 427 0263
E mail: