American Printing House for the Blind
Text books, cookbooks, dictionaries, etc. Catalog available upon request. Free semi-annual newsletters. Sells its own collection of large print and braille books with raised illustrations for visually impaired children.
1839 Frankfort Avenue
PO Box 6085
Louisville, KY 40206-0085
Tel: (502) 895-2405 or (800) 223-1839
Wide selection of large print books. Online Ordering
On-line book sharing service for the blind and visually impaired. Monthly newsletter, and an e-mail discussion list.
480 California Avenue, Suite 201
Palo Alto, CA 94306-1609
Browse a list of over 4,500 Booksellers, complete with URLs, email addresses and descriptions. Easily track down bookstores in every corner of the world.
Comprehensive Independent Booksellers Online Network
Browse Bookstores Directory
American Booksellers Association
The Braille Forum is the monthly magazine of the American Council of the Blind. Besides this web version, the Forum is available in braille, audio cassette and large print.
American Council of the Blind
1155 – 15th Street NW, Suite 720
Washington DC 20005
Tel: (202) 467-5081
The Braille Institute of America
Braille Special Collection Reading Program offers a selection of Braille children’s book titles free of charge a few times each year.
741 North Vermont Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90029
Braille Plus, Inc.
Provides alternate format documents to print-disabled individuals.
3276 Commercial Street SE
Salem, Oregon 97302
Tel: 866-264-2345/(503) 391-5335
Cambridge University Press
Founded in 1534, Cambridge is today one of the largest and most innovative academic and educational presses, producing thousands of titles each year in printed and electronic form. Over 1000 publications in large print.
The Edinburgh Building
Cambridge CB2 2RU, England
Tel: +44 (0)1223 312393
A free, independent monthly e-mail newsletter on information technology issues for people with visual impairment and blindness. The Bulletin’s main sponsor is the Royal National Institute for the Blind. Headstar Ltd, Croudace House
Godstone Road, Caterham
Surrey CR3 6RE, England
Tel: 01883 344 799
Newsletter published four times a year.
The Association for Macular Diseases, Inc.
210 East 64th Street
New York, NY 10021
Tel: (212) 605-3719
A unique 81/2 x 11 large-print, large-space weekly calendar designed for active people dealing with low-vision.
The National Federation of the Blind’s online quarterly magazine for blind children, their families, friends, and professional and other interested associates.
National Federation for the Blind
1800 Johnson Street
Baltimore, MD 21230
Tel: (410) 659-9314
Harper Collins Publishers Large Print Titles
Harper Collins is a broad-based publisher with strengths in academic, business and professional, children’s, general interest, religious and spiritual books. 10 East 53rd Street
New York, NY 10022
Tel: (212) 207-7000
Harvard Book Store
The bookstore provides a complete general selection with an academic emphasis, featuring powerful sections in philosophy, fiction, cultural/critical theory, cognitive science, politics, African American studies, and business. 1256 Massachusetts Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02138
Tel: (617) 661-1616 or toll free (800) 542-READ
In The Spotlight
Newsletter published four times a year.
American Macular Degeneration Foundation
P.O. Box 515
Northampton, MA 01061-0515
Tel : (413) 268-7660
Journal of Visual Impairment and Blindness
JVIB is a monthly publication of the American Foundation for the Blind, and includes research articles, as well as shorter pieces of interest to practitioners and extensive news coverage about the field of visual impairment. The Sheridan Press
450 Fame Avenue
Hanover, PA 17331
Tel: (888) 522-0220 (In the United States)
Tel: (717) 632-3535 (For International Subscribers)
Large Print Books
Adult and Childrens’ fiction and non fiction books. Also carries audio tapes.
Large Print Reviews
Reviews large print books and other products of interest to individuals with low vision.
Scholarship and publishing in worship studies and biblical theology.
837 South Chestnut Avenue
Arlington Heights, Illinois 60005
Tel: (800) 440-4043
Library of Congress
Braille and recorded books and magazines on free loan to anyone with visual or physical disabilities. Loan library by mail, annual newsletters for adults and children, educational and informational materials on eye diseases and emotional support for low vision people and their families.
National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped
1291 Taylor Street, NW
Washington, DC 20542
Tel: (800) 424-8567
(202) 707-0744 TDD
Macular Degeneration Partnership
Free On-Line Monthly Newsletter. Available in large print.
8733 Beverly Boulevard, Suite 201
Los Angeles, CA 90048
Tel: (310) 423-6455
“The Magnifier” is the Foundation’s electronic Newsletter. It is distributed without charge via email and used to issue breaking news regarding clinical trials, clarify recent reports in the media, announce new resources available over the internet and to inform the public of important additions to this web site.
Macular Degeneration Foundation
P.O. Box 9752
San Jose, CA 95157
Tel: (408) 260 1335 or (888) 633-3937
Random House 1540 Broadway
New York, NY 10036
201 East 50th Street
New York, NY 10022
33 Yonge Street
Ontario, Canada M5E1G4
100 Pacific Highway
North Sydney NSW 2060
+61 (02) 9954 9966
7/F SUP Tower
75-83 King’s Road, North Point
Toshima-Ku, Tokyo 170
18 Poland Road
Glenfield, Auckland 10
1st Floor, Block A
107 Johan Avenue
Wierda Valley, Sandton 2199 R.S.A.
20 Vauxhall Bridge Road
London SW1V 2SA
Reader’s Digest/Large Type Edition
Subscription to Reader’s Digest, condensed books, Great Biographies series and the Bible.
PO Box 241
Mount Morris, IL 61054
(800) 877-5293 (toll-free in U.S. and Canada)
Read How You Want
An online bookstore offering thousands of books in large print, braille, DAISY, and other accessible formats.
277 White Street
Buchanan, NY 10511
Resources for Rehabilitation
Publications covering many subjects concerning vision loss.
33 Bedford Street, Suite 19A
Lexington, MA 02420 USA
Antiquarian and out of print books of Scottish interest.
26 Duchess Drive
Helensburgh G84 9PR
Tel: 01436 676222
Tel International: +44 1436 676222
Seedlings Braille Books for Children
From Contemporary Literature to well-loved Classics, Seedlings offers over 300 low-cost Braille books for children ages 1 to 14.
P.O. Box 51924
Livonia, MI 48151-5924
Phone: (800) 777-8552
Large Print Books and other products.
629 McKinley, Suite 100, Louisville, CO 80027
Tel: (800) 214-6849 (U.S.) OR (303) 926-9301 (Non-U.S.)
Simon & Schuster
Large selection of books,
1230 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY, 10020
Ulverscroft Large Print
Publishers of books, including Classics, Romances, Mysteries, Westerns, and many more titles. 1st Floor, 9 Blenheim Court
Brewery Road, London, N7 9NY
Tel: (0171) 607-8237P.O. Box 1230
West Seneca, NY 14224-1230
Tel: (800) 955-9659P.O. Box 80038
Burlington, Ontario L7L 6B1
Tel: (905) 637-87341st Floor, 1 Chandos Street
Tel: (02) 9436 2622P.O. Box 456
Tel: (06) 323 682821 St. Mobhi Road
Tel: 003531 837 20983rd Floor, Norvic House
93 De Korte Street
Tel: (11) 403 3008
Unsworths Booksellers Ltd.
A large stock of antiquarian and secondhand books on the Humanities, including History, Literature and the Arts.
1 North Building
London SE11 5JH
Tel: (0) 20 7820 7709
West Port Books
Over 20,000 volumes, plus a very large classical sheet music section.
145-7 West Port
United Kingdom EH3 9DP
Publisher of large print books. Download PDF versions of some titles.
Tel: (800) 588-8881
The World At Large, Inc.
Bi-weekly newspaper with reprints of articles from U.S. News and World Report, Time, the Monitor, and others.
1689 46th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11204
(800) 285-2743 (toll-free — not in NYC)
Xavier Society for the Blind
Provides free religious, spiritual, and inspirational reading materials in braille and audio to blind and visually impaired individuals worldwide.
154 East 23rd Street
New York, NY 10010-4595
Tel: (212) 473-7800