About this Site

We receive many requests from students seeking information about Louis Braille and the braille method of reading and writing for their school reports. This website is to support their studies and answer their questions. The Louis Braille biography “A New Method” is a popular destination.

The information on this site may be freely used for school children’s reports and programs about Louis Braille and the braille system. You must acknowledge the Louis Braille School website as a resource.

Material that is to be commercially printed and distributed requires permission, as does any use of the charcoal portrait of Louis Braille, online or in print.

All material on this web site is protected by copyright.