Accessible Educational Materials Center

The Accessible Education Materials (AEM) Center is part of the Outreach Program at the Wisconsin Center for the Blind and Visually Impaired.

AEM services are available to public, private, and home schools and agencies providing educational programs for prekindergarten through 12th grade children and students who are blind or visually impaired.

Services provided include:

  • Central depository of braille and large print textbooks and specialized educational aids for loan
  • K-12 textbooks and educational materials for qualifying children and students through funds provided by the American Printing House (APH) Federal Quota Program
  • Textbook research, information, dissemination, and referral

For recreational reading or professional materials, contact Michelle Rueckert at 608-758-6118 at the WCBVI Media Center.


Capital Equipment

Please submit a Capital Equipment Loan Agreement Form to request the following products:

  • Light Touch Brailler 
  • SMART Brailler 
  • Electric Brailler
  • Unimanual Brailler 
  • Mini-Lite Box 
  • Video HD Magnifier 

Additional Information

For more information or if you have questions, please contact:

Marilyn Connolly
Accessible Educational Materials Coordinator
WCBVI Outreach
1700 West State Street
Janesville, WI 53546
Phone: 608 758 6146
Toll Free: 1-866-284-1107 x6146
Fax: 608-758-6169