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One thousand books and counting
April 15, 2016
The Perkins Library recording studio celebrates a milestone in its mission to bring books with a New England connection to readers who are blind
Advocates rally at annual B.L.I.N.D. Day event
March 25, 2016
Members of the Massachusetts blindness community speak out for funding for crucial services like education and accessible books.
What you didn't know about Stevie Wonder's "braille joke" at the Grammys
February 16, 2016
Stevie Wonder's shout out for braille and accessible books surprised the crowd, but not the director of Perkins Library.
Q&A: Everything you need to know about Unified English Braille
February 9, 2016
How it’s different, why it’s here and what makes it a better fit for braille readers in the United States.
Perkins Library's top 10 audio books for 2015
January 12, 2016
From cookbooks to mysteries to presidential trivia, these were the most downloaded audio books produced by the Perkins Library.
10 surprising connections between Veterans Day and blindness
November 11, 2015
From braille to guide dogs, veterans have been front and center in many life-changing innovations in the blindness field.
The world's largest read-along
October 23, 2015
Perkins students join millions around the globe to celebrate literacy during annual Read for the Record event.
October 9, 2015
Until accessible U.S. currency makes its much-anticipated debut in 2020, the Perkins Library is distributing the iBill Talking Banknote Identifier device to people who are blind.
Welcome to the future of literacy
September 29, 2015
A new Perkins study explores how technology is revolutionizing the way people who are blind read, write and communicate.
The voice of experience
September 29, 2015
Two of the industry’s leading audio book narrators share their expertise with Perkins Library volunteers.