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One of world's oldest braille library shuts in Australia

One of the world's oldest braille libraries is closing its doors.

The library, in the Australian city of Hobart, was opened at the end of the 19th Century but advances in technology mean visually impaired people are now turning to electronic reading devices instead.

Duncan Kennedy reports.

  • 06 Dec 2012
  • From the section Asia