Guidelines and Standards for Tactile Graphics, 2010

Developed as a joint project of the Braille Authority of North America and the Canadian Braille Authority L'Autorité Canadienne du Braille.

Variant Title: BANA Guidelines and Standards for Tactile Graphics
 
The purpose of these guidelines and standards is to provide transcribers, educators, and producers with information about best practices, current methods, and design principles for the production of readable tactile graphics.
 
Supplement to the Guidelines and Standards for Tactile Graphics (sold separately) includes 35 tactile graphic examples from the mathematics, science, and social studies disciplines.

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Braille Authority of North America
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Guidelines and Standards for Tactile Graphics, 2010, Braille Edition Catalog Number: 5-35935-00
Format: Braille

Price: $109.00


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Guidelines and Standards for Tactile Graphics, 2010, Print Edition Catalog Number: 7-35935-00
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Unit 1 Criteria for including a Tactile Graphic
Unit 2 Design Principles
Unit 3 Planning and Editing
Unit 4 Production and Duplication Methods
Unit 5 Braille Formats for Tactile Diagrams
Unit 6 Mathematical and Scientific Diagrams
Unit 7 Complex Diagrams
Unit 8 Orientation and Mobility
Unit 9 Tactile Graphics Supplements
Unit 10 Quality Control
Unit 11 Graphics for Early Grades
Unit 12 Standardized Tests

Appendix A - Braille-to-ASCII Conversion
Appendix B -Sample Braille Fonts
Appendix C - Standard Key for Maps
Appendix D - Production and Duplication Methods
Appendix E - Texture Palette for Microcapsual Paper
Appendix F - Line Styles
Appendix G - Example of Tactile Graphics Template
Appendix H - Production Methods, Equipment, and Suppliers
Appendix I - Glossary of Terms