Read&Write Gold

Read&Write Gold is a text reading and writing program developed to assist individuals with reading and writing disabilities. Developed by Texthelp Systems, this software is one of the most multifaceted programs on the market designed to improve reading comprehension, assist with conducting research, and improve the quality of written documents.

It also includes multiple additional tools that help students with classwork and teach reading and writing skills.

Read&Write Gold includes:

  • Text reading in quality computerized voices;
  • Editing tools such as a spell checker, word predictor, dictionary, word wizard thesaurus, and a "sounds like" tool that helps users determine if they've chosen the correct homophones in their writing;
  • An MP3 converter to convert text into files for later playback in an MP3 player;
  • A pronunciation tutor, fact-finding tool, fact mapping graphic organizer tool;
  • A voice dictation tool for writing assistance; and
  • A floating toolbar that allows users to access Read&Write Gold from within other programs such as word processing programs or .pdf reader programs.

Order and Install

  • All current students, faculty, and staff can download Read&Write Gold onto University-owned or personal devices from the AccessibleNU Assistive Technology web page.
  • Installation instructions are included with the file download.


Available to

  • Faculty
  • Staff
  • Students


Support Resources



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