Read&Write Gold is a toolbar with great features to help you actively improve your reading, writing and research skills.
- reads text out loud from any document (MS Office, web browsers and text PDFs)
- converts text to sound files so you can download your lectures and listen to them at home
- contains study skills and research features including vocabulary tools and list builders, Fact Finder, Fact Mappers and Study Skills Highlighters.
- supports writing by providing help constructing sentences with spelling checks, dictionaries, sounds like and commonly confused words, word predictor and verb checker
- enlarges, highlights or blocks out words or paragraphs with screen masking, different coloured acetates or tinting
The software is available on all student PC's at all VU Campus Libraries & Learning Spaces and available for staff to install on their work PC's.