Texthelp's Read&Write at Middle Tennessee State University
What is Read&Write?
Read&Write (R&W) is a reading/literacy program by the company TextHelp. R&W functions as an easy-to-use toolbar which is also host to many helpful study tools, including text-to-speech, predictive writing and dictionary tools.
Interested in Read&Write?
MTSU's Disability & Access Center (DAC) and Adaptive Technology Center (ATC) are proud to offer Read&Write to students registered with the DAC!
Here is how you may quickly get started using Read&Write:
- Download the appropriate version of R&W, depending on your particular technology,
using the button(s) below.
Download Read&Write for Mac OS Download Read&Write for Windows
- Complete the installation of the Read & Write version you selected using standard
- Please note that a restart of your device may be requested once installation is complete
- Reach out to the Adaptive Technology Center at ADATech@mtsu.edu to let us know you'd like to be granted use of Read & Write. We will verify your registration status and then grant your MTSU e-mail address use to the program.
- After you've been granted use to the software, sign in to the program using your Microsoft/MTSU
account credentials (for example: firstname.lastname@example.org) to unlock unlimited use
of the software's premium features.
- Typically, you will be automatically prompted to login after launching the program
to unlock all features. If you do need to find the login option manually, it is located
under Options > Account. Below is an example illustrating this on the Google Chrome
version of R&W:
- Typically, you will be automatically prompted to login after launching the program to unlock all features. If you do need to find the login option manually, it is located under Options > Account. Below is an example illustrating this on the Google Chrome version of R&W:
Training and Features of Read&Write
Before getting started with using Read&Write, we highly recommend you take a moment to first view the short video below which highlights many of R&W's core features and shows the software in use:
Features of Read&Write (Presentation at MTSU in 2016):
Helpful guides from TextHelp
Looking for more advanced info? Texthelp offers our students a massive amount of readily available training and resources (including fundamentals for each OS version available!) here: Read & Write Academy. Finally, helpful videos and demonstrations are available on their YouTube channel.