Dual language books for blind kids
Wallymeets dual language kids book publishing in braille and EnglishWallymeets is creating its first Wally dual language kids book for blind children. The publication of this book is scheduled end of 2014. Wallymeets meets closly follows the structure set by the Daisy consortium. The DAISY Consortium is an international association that develops, maintains and promotes international DAISY (Digital Accessible Information System) Standards. The Consortium is constituted as a not-for-profit association under Swiss law and is governed by Articles of Association.
Using the latest software and audio recording equipment we are able to create and publish dual language books for children simultaneously!
We are using the following software that has been made available through open source. Many thanks for those who worked on the provision of this open software.
TobiTobi v1.0 is an authoring environment geared towards re-purposing published material, for example: to add audio narration to a text-only document, to synchronize a podcast with a structured script, or to review and improve an existing Digital Talking Book publication. To create text from scratch, we recommend popular editors such as Microsoft Word or Open-Office, which can both produce DTBook markup thanks to their respective Save as DAISY add-ins.