The National Federation of the Blind of Ohio believes that knowledge is the key to overcoming obstacles. It is for this reason, that we support and distribute a variety of materials designed to better inform the public about the normal everyday lives led by blind people. Our state and national publications are written by and for the betterment of our collective lives.

Buckeye Bulletin

The NFB of Ohio is proud to publish the Buckeye Bulletin, edited by President Emerita, Barbara Pierce. This helpful and insightful Ohio publication is distributed three times per year by email to subscribers, on Newsline, and this website. We invite you to read the latest issue.

Winter 2019 Buckeye Bulletin

Summer 2019 Buckeye Bulletin
Spring 2019 Buckeye Bulletin
Fall 2018 Buckeye Bulletin
Summer 2018 Buckeye Bulletin

NFB Publications

The National Federation of the Blind distributes many different magazines, newspapers, newsletters, speeches, reports, books, and other pieces of literature to inform the public (blind and sighted) about the true nature of blindness and about issues of interest to the blind. The Braille Monitor and Future Reflections are just a sampling of award winning resources available to the blind. Visit the publications webpage at to learn more.


NFB-NEWSLINE is a free service to those who cannot read regular newsprint. Hundreds of local, state, and national newspapers are available through this service. The comprehensive list of available publications includes Spanish language and dozens of popular magazines. NEWSLINE can be accessed by telephone or through the NFB NEWSLINE digital application. Learn more about who can qualify for the service and to apply by visiting NEWSLINE at

Local Access Numbers for Newsline subscribers:
Akron: 330-247-1241
Canton: 330-409-1900
Cincinnati: 513-297-1521
Cleveland: 216-453-2090
Columbus: 614-448-1673
Outside the local access area: 888-882-1629