From proofreading and note taking, to planning written work, Assistive Technology (AT) can assist you in your studies.
Where to find the software
Click on the Windows Start button then select All programs / Tools for Learning and select the program you wish to use from the menu list.
We have the following applications available on the University network:
Claro Read is Text-to-Speech software. You can read any on-screen text out loud and improve your writing in MS Word: Claro Software – Claro Read
Read & Write Gold 11.5
Read & Write literacy software makes lots of everyday literacy tasks simpler, quicker and more accurate. Its friendly features help English language learners as well as people with Dyslexia, or other learning difficulties: Text Help Read & Write Gold
Inspiration is mind mapping software for visual mapping, outlining, writing and making presentations: Inspiration 9.0
MindView is a professional mind mapping software that allows you to visually brainstorm, organize and present ideas. It also has easy to use project management features: Mind View 6.0
AT User Guides
Other useful study app Guides
ClaroRead Cloud Service
Download Inspiration 9
Inspiration 9 is free to use for Edge Hill staff and students. Follow the link below to download: