Exhibitions and Events

Barrier-free Picture Books from Around the World 2015 - IBBY Outstanding Books for Young People with Disabilities 2015

* This exhibition has ended.

Every two years the International Board on Books for Young People (IBBY) selects several outstanding books for young people with disabilities, which are nominated by the National Sections, to be added to the IBBY Collection of Books for Young People with Disabilities, and this selection is summarized in a catalogue.

In this exhibition, 50 books from 21 countries all over the world, including special formats such as Blissymbolics, PCS, Braille, sign language, tactile and textile books, and fiction books that portray children and teens with disabilities as characters in stories and novels, are displayed. All books are available for anyone to read.

Barrier-free Picture Books from Around the World 2015 - IBBY Outstanding Books for Young People with Disabilities 2015
Date August 16, 2016 (Tue.) - September 4, 2016 (Sun.)
Closed Mondays, August 17, 2016 (for refiling)
Hours 9:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Venue 3F Museum, Brick Building, International Library of Children's Literature (Ueno Park) [ACCESS]
Admission Free