[BlindMath] Questions about Nemeth and UEB

Mac David chessnutmac at hotmail.com
Thu Apr 6 01:48:10 UTC 2023

I would start with Nemeth Braille  first. That is what you are going to see most books written in. Nemeth Braille is a dying language but a good book to learn this code is “The Nemeth Braille Code for Mathmatics and Science Notation 1972 Revision” with a 2007 update. It is available for download in various formats from www.brailleauthority.org. I think that UEB has been in use for only about 15 years, and is intended to replace Nemeth.
Hope this helps,
Mac David

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> On Apr 5, 2023, at 7:18 PM, dana mohsen via BlindMath <blindmath at nfbnet.org> wrote:
> Hello everyone, I hope everyone is doing well.
> I had a question about Braille math.
> I work with math audibly, using a screen reader, but I have been interested in learning braille math recently. I can read both contracted, and I’m contracted braille.. my question is: should I learn Nemeth or UEB math? I definitely love to learn both, but I’d like to learn one of them fully before doing the other. Which one is the better one? Which one is more efficient, and which one is more common in the United States.?
> Thank you.
> Best regards,
> Dana Ibrahim
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