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Books selected for the Braille Barks project are transcribed and checked for accuracy by certified Braille transcribers. The transcribed text is entered into a computer and formatted to resemble the printed text as closely as possible.

This Braille embossing machine can produce up to 1600 pages per hour. 

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The Braille text is then embossed onto clear plastic panels with an adhesive backing.

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The plastic Braille panels are affixed to the book pages with a strong, permanent adhesive.

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The clear Braille labels provide accessibility to the blind reader, while allowing the book text and illustrations to remain visible for sighted readers.
 

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The finished product is a beautiful book that can be read by sighted and visually-impaired readers!