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NAB Client Service Department

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English

Patil, Hemant

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Concessions for the Blind. [Vth Edition 2008]

30

NAB Client Service Department

NAB Department of Education

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English

Athalekar, Anand S

 

Braille Teaching Course Book – I & Book II

20

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NAB Department of Education

Teaching Braille to Young Visually Handicapped Children

25

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Early Preparation of the Visually Impaired Children

50

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Dr. Sujata Bhan;

Dr. Smriti Swarup

Functional Skills Inventory for the Blind (FSIB)

60

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Hindi

Ahuja, Swaran

 

Bharati Braille Shikshak

100

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Drishtiheenon ka Shikshan tatha Punarvasan: Prarambha va Vikas

125

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Athalekar, Anand S

 

Chote Drishtibadhit Bachchon ke Liye Braille Adhyapan Padhdhati

25

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Drishtibadhit Bachchon ki Purvavidyalayeen Taiyari

50

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Sulabh Abacus

60

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Drishtibadhit Bachchon ke liye Adhyayan-Adhyapan Samagri ka Nirman 125 – do –
Basole, Nandini;

Ahuja, Swaran (Trs.)

Yadi Aapki Kaksha Mein Drishtiheen/Drishtibadhit Balak Ho: Shikshakon ke liye kuch Sujhav

25

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Choudhary, Madhukar K Baton Baton Mein

20

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Choudhary, Madhukar K; Rai, Ajay Kumar Ekikrit Shiksha Aur Samudayik Sahabhag

45

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Nikam, Meena Badhirandh Evam Bahuvikalang Bachche: Prarambhik Hastakshep

60

NAB Department of Education

Rafalowski, Therese H. (Author); Rai, Ajay Kumar (Tr.) Prarambhik Hastakshep: Drishtibadhit Bachchon Ke Parivar Ke Logon Hetu Ek Margadarshika

75

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Rehman, Farhana; Choudhury, Mansur Ahmed (Authors); Rai, Ajay Kumar (Tr.) Drishtibadhit Logon Ka Surakshit Roop Se Chalna-Phirna

50

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Marathi

Athalekar, Anand S

 

Sulabh Abacus

60

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Braille Vachan Margadarshika

70

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Drishtibadhitansathi Ganit Adhyapan Padhdhati

100

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Joshi, Archana (Tr.)

 

Vikasansheel Rashtranmadhye Mand Drishtiche Nirdharan – Pustak 1 – Badhit Drishti Sathi Tapasni [Marathi translation of the title “Assessment of Low Vision in Developing Countries: Book 1 – Screening for Impaired Vision: A basic introduction to testing visual acuity and visual field” by Jill Keffee.]

20

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Vikasansheel Rashtranmadhye Mand Drishtiche Nirdharan – Pustak 2 – Karyatmak Drishtiche Nirdharan [Marathi translation of the title “Assessment of Low Vision in Developing Countries: Book 2 – Assessment of Functional Vision” by Jill Keffee.]

60

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NAB Department of Women’s Empowerment

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English

Kichlu, Dheera From Darkness to Light. (Short stories of 24 dynamic visually challenged women who have been the recipients of the Neelum Kanga Award)

100

NAB Department of Women’s Empowerment

NAB Louis Braille Memorial Research Centre (LBMRC)

Research Projects and Publications

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Survey of Awareness and Utilization of the Facilities Available to the Blind and Orthopaedically Handicapped Students Studying in Colleges of Bombay City.1976.[A study by Shanta Vadhyar, on financial and other facilities available to blind and handicapped students and awareness among college authorities and students about utilizing such facilities.]

Photocopy on request.

NAB Louis Braille Memorial Research Centre (LBMRC)

The Programme of Deputing Indian Teachers of the Blind for the Perkins Teacher Training Course in USA: a Follow-up Study.1977.[Examines various aspects of NAB’s programme of sending teachers of the blind for overseas training to Perkins School for the Blind (USA).]

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Bharati Braille Code for Mathematics. 1978. [A joint project of NAB Education Committee and LBMRC to prepare Braille Code for Mathematics – suitable for Mathematics and Science students up to Grade X – subsequently became the basis for Braille Mathematics Code for India developed by the National Institute for the Visually Handicapped (NIVH), Dehradun, in collaboration with the UNICEF.]

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Study of Techniques of Introducing Braille and Braille Reading. 1978.[Based on the All India Braille Reading Competition held in 1975, this study about techniques used by good Braille readers, documents norms for proficiency in Braille reading, besides providing guidelines to teachers.]

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Vithoba Paknikar Performance Tests for the Blind. 1979. [First ever intelligence test developed in India, by late Prof. K. K. Paknikar, for testing and grading intelligence of the blind. The test material is in a compact kit form.]

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NAB Department of Education

A Catalogue of Non-medical Research on Blindness in India. 1978.[Documents 79 surveys, reports and research studies published in India.]

Photocopy on request.

NAB LBMRC

A Catalogue of Non-medical Research on Blindness in India. 1978.[Documents 79 surveys, reports and research studies published in India.]

Photocopy on request.

NAB LBMRC

A Pilot Survey of the Blind Population in One Block of Ahmednagar District in Rural Maharashtra. 1981. [This study of incidence and prevalence of blindness was carried out by the LBMRC with the help of the Ahmednagar Zilla Parishad.]

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Braille Code of Abbreviations and Contractions for the Marathi Language. 1985. [A study of commonly occurring words in Marathi at high school level. Based on the study, a systematic Code of Braille signs has been evolved, which was recognized by the Government of Maharashtra.]

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Institutions for the Blind in India – A Mailing List. [only on CD / by E-mail]

Cost of CD

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A Catalogue of Audio-Visual Material on Blindness in India. 1989.[Gives information of about 101 films and videos (16 – 35 mm) on blindness.]

Photocopy on request.

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Enumeration of the Blind in Bombay (1990). [The study documents demographic and socio-economic condition of the blind in Mumbai.]

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A Catalogue of NAB Publications. [Covers information about some 90 titles, magazines and other publications brought out by the National Association for the Blind (India), since its inception in 1952.]

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LBMRC Research Newsletter. [A quarterly on research news in the field of blindness/blind welfare in India and abroad, was eventually merged with “Blind Welfare”.]

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Development of Standard White Cane for the Rural Blind: The Saathee Cane. 1992. [Funded by the Ministry of Welfare, Government of India, this study was undertaken for developing a standard White Cane for blind persons living in the rural areas.]

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No Barriers: Seminar on Thoughtful Environment for the Blind, February 12, 1992 – Post Conference Report.

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Research Abstracts on Blindness in India – Vol.I (1993) and Vol.II (2002). [Compilation based on original articles/papers/dissertations on various aspects of blindness.]

100 per Volume

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Vision ’98: National Conference on Low Vision: Post Conference Report.

Photocopy on request.

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Study of NAB Community Based Rehabilitation (CBR) Programme for the Rural Blind. 1999. [Study undertaken by LBMRC, to fine-tune and make recommendations for strengthening the 15 CBR Programmes operated in eight States by the Rural Activities Committee of NAB (India)].

For free distribution.

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Indian Guide to Aids and Appliances for the Blind (2000) –Edition III. [Contains around 449 product entries.]

For free distribution.

NAB LBMRC

Study of NAB’s Institution-Based Urban Rehabilitation Programme. 2003. [SWOT analysis of NAB Department of Rehabilitation by LBMRC, for making recommendations vis-à-vis syllabus, teaching methods, and fine-tuning the service.]

Photocopy on request.

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National Conference on Science & Technology (2003): Post Conference Report.

Photocopy on request / by Email / on CD.

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A Study of Status of Teaching Braille in the Universities Offering B.Ed. Special Education, with Specialization in Visual Impairment. 2011. [A research carried out by LBMRC, for NIVH, Dehradun to understand the overall status of teaching and learning of Braille in Universities and assess in general the knowledge of recently trained special educators, in respect of the pedagogy of Braille.]

Photocopy on request / by Email / on CD.

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Education Concessions and Facilities for Blind Students. 2013.

100

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Chronology of Events and Activities. 2013. [Attempts to trace the growth of the NAB (India), chronologically through six decades.]

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Photocopy Cost for LBMRC Publications – 75 paise/page ● Cost of CD: Prevailing cost ● Mailing cost extra.

BRAILLE PUBLICATIONS

NAB Sir J. Duggan Braille Press

Language

Braille Titles

Pages (Approx.)

Periodicity

Annual Subscription

Availability

English

Blind Welfare

120

Tri-annual

120

By Order

Hindi

Vartaman

20

Fortnightly

475

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Vigyan Bharti

115

Quarterly

450

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Deepshikha (a magazine exclusively for visually impaired women brought out by NAB Department of Women’s Empowerment.)

Quarterly

20

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Marathi

Braille Saptahik

20

Weekly

1,000

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