Tactile 3D printed classroom maps

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Colorful 3D printed tactile maps: each room is a separate tile that is placed together like a puzzle to show the entire building

By law, emergency exit routes are required in all public buildings. But these maps are not accessible to students with visual impairments. The University of South Florida (USF) is creating tactile classroom maps and exit maps using a 3D printer. Read more about these accessible maps here.

The video below explains more about this innovated tool created by USF's Advanced Visualization Center.

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