Computer Braille Code

The Computer Braille Code was developed to allow computer-related materials to be transcribed precisely.

Computer Braille Code

Copies of the Computer Braille Code are available for purchase in hardcopy print and braille from the American Printing House for the Blind or can be downloaded from this page.

Hardcopy

Computer Braille Code: 2000 Revision.
APH; Braille: 5-24410-00; Print: 7-24410-00

Downloads

Computer Braille Code ( PDF version)
Computer Braille Code (BRF version)

Updates

In January 2013, BANA made a clarification to the 2010 Update of the Computer Braille Code. This update makes clear the fact that CBC symbols are to be listed on the Special Symbols page in a specific order. In 2014, BANA enhanced the PDF file to improve accessibility for screen readers.

CBC Update 2010 (PDF) with clarification as of 2013/2014
CBC update 2010 (BRF) with clarification as of 2013/2014

Related Documents

Computer Braille Code: Flowchart Design for Applicable Braille Codes Supplement, 1992.
APH; Braille: 5-24440-00; Print: 7-24440-00