Provisional Guidance for Transcribing Mathematics in UEB
This new publication from BANA provides provisional guidance for use in UEB transcription that involves mathematics. These guidelines, intended for use in the US and Canada, supplement the rules and guidance presented in the international publications Rules of Unified English Braille, 2013 (RUEB) and Unified English Braille Guidelines for Technical Material (GTM) authorized by the International Council on English Braille (ICEB). The purpose of this document is to provide additional clarification and practical suggestions for the transcription of "technical" texts (i.e., mathematics and science) transcribed using Unified English Braille.
BANA Board Statement — At its Fall 2015 meeting, the Board of BANA approved the statement about the use of UEB and Nemeth codes that is reported in this press release: