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Computerised braille production

International Workshop on Computerized Braille Production (5th 1985 Winterthur, Switzerland)

Computerised braille production

proceedings of the 5th International Workshop, Winterthur, October 30-November 1, 1985

by International Workshop on Computerized Braille Production (5th 1985 Winterthur, Switzerland)

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Published by Katholische Universität Eichstätt in Eichstätt .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Braille -- Data processing -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJ.M. Ebersold, Th. Schwyter, W.A. Slaby (eds.).
    SeriesSchriftenreihe des Universitäts-Rechenzentrums ;, Nr. 1
    ContributionsWerner, H. 1931-, Ebersold, J. M., Schwyter, Th., Slaby, Wolfgang A.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV1689 .I58 1985
    The Physical Object
    Pagination358 p. :
    Number of Pages358
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2101844M
    LC Control Number88150817

    Because Braille books are so expensive to make, bookstores for the blind only have a limited number of novels available. Though our selection covers a wide range of interests, even we don't have thousands of titles to pick from. Don't dispare, though, because we've put together a list of Bestsellers for Adults. If you quickly browse through. Braille production is more than transcription. It includes transcribing, proofreading, embossing, and binding. Frequently, the transcriber will perform all of these functions. In the large braille production centers, braille production is a team process, with different personnel trained to carry out the different steps of the process.

    COMPUTERIZED BRAILLE PRODUCTION by J~rgen Vinding Let me start with a question: "Why do we not have very much Braille or why is the amount of Braille-readlng so low?" There are of course many answers to that, but some answers can be given. Let us have a look on a normal book. Such a book will consist at ab wards equal to , Model of the Braille Production and Distribution System. 53 Automated Production System for Grade 2 Braille. 54 Partially Automated Braille Production Systems. 56 The Computerized Braille-Production System at the Printing House. 58 Equipment Used at the APH Computerized Braille Production Facility. 59 A Braille File Size: 5MB.

    A refreshable braille display or braille terminal is an electro-mechanical device for displaying braille characters, usually by means of round-tipped pins raised through holes in a flat surface. Visually impaired computer users who cannot use a computer monitor can use it to read text output. Deafblind computer users may also use refreshable braille displays. The Braille information in a small letter or a complete Braille Book can be retrieved into computer form in the same easy way, even if you do not read Braille at all. The recognition from a good quality Braille document is excellent. But even scanning an old worn-out Braille document, the fault frequency is surprisingly low.


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[8] See also. Book; E-book.