Read&Write Gold

Read&Write Gold is a literacy software with text-to-speech and other note-taking functions to ease students' reading of text files and articles online. There are many features within this software that can help students write  their papers and read texts such as reading out loud, text prediction,  dictionaries, highlighters, and spelling, grammar, and confusable word checks. 

If you are registered with the Office of Disability Services and looking to utilize this as an accommodation please be sure to speak with your campus’ ODS Coordinator.

Feature list

  • Windows, Mac, Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge, Android, iPad


  • Text-to-Speech
  • Read the Web/Hover Speech
  • PDF/Screenshot Readers
  • Dictionary/Picture Dictionary
  • Screen Reading
  • French, Portuguese, Spanish, & Dutch language support
  • Highlight and create notes with 5 different note tools
  • Vocabulary List
  • Voice Note
  • Audio Maker
  • Screen Masking
  • Word Prediction
  • Grammar, Spell, Confusable Word Check
  • Speak as I Type
  • Talk & Type

Suggested Training/Videos

How to Install Read&Write Gold

How to Use Read&Write Gold pt. 1

How to Use Read&Write Gold pt. 2

How to Use Read&Write Gold pt. 3

How to Add Read&Write Gold Extension


If you have questions or need support using this assistive technology, send us an email at or schedule an online support call..

Tag: Assistive Technology

Resource Category
Assistive Technology
New Brunswick
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