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Read&Write Gold

An interactive toolbar aiding writing and notetaking skills, and improving reading comprehension.

What is the software for?

  • Text to speech functions enabling web pages and documents to be read aloud, improving reading comprehension with a choice of natural voices
  • Understand unfamiliar words with text and picture dictionaries
  • Develop writing skills with word prediction and a grammar, spelling and confusable words checker
  • Support independent student research with valuable study skills tools
  • Offers bilingual support for a growing number of languages
  • Scanning features to create digital and audio copies
  • Personalise the screen using colour and contrast

How can I access?

For support with downloading and access visit IT Services.

Where can I go for support?

Read&Write provide a quick reference guide and beginners guide, along with a suite of training videos.


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  • Where you use tools that are not University-approved you should read the T&Cs carefully for implications for privacy, intellectual property and access control