Colo. researchers create tactile storybooks with 3D printers

06/29/2014 | Daily Camera (Boulder, Colo.)

Researchers at the University of Colorado Boulder are using 3D-printer technology to create tactile versions of classic children's books to help children with visual impairments develop pre-literacy skills. The books include printed words with Braille and use textures to enhance images, such as fur on an animal, to help children explore and connect with stories.

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Daily Camera (Boulder, Colo.)

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