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Arysta Sweat
Student Disability Services Coordinator
Phone: 775.327.2336

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Read&Write is a literacy support tool with over 20 features that can be applied to web pages, documents, and emails.

It is available to all GBC students, faculty and staff through their GBC email (i.e.

Students are encouraged to consult the GBC Student Email Instructions guide for help in accessing email accounts.


  • Read aloud (text to speech)
  • Talk&Type (speech to text)
  • Translator
  • Audiomaker
  • Highlighting

A more in-depth overview of features may be found on the Overview of Tools for Read&Write.


Links to installation guides for Mac, Windows, and the included PDF reader can be found below:

Users may also opt to use a Chrome extension to access material in Canvas.


Contact Arysta Sweat, Student Disability Services Coordinator at

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Arysta Sweat
Student Disability Services Coordinator
Phone: 775.327.2336

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Great Basin College wants to be your choice for higher education. GBC offers associate and baccalaureate level instruction in career and technical education and academic areas. About 4,000 students are enrolled annually online from across the country and on campuses and centers across 86,500 square miles, two time zones, and ten of Nevada's largest counties. We border Arizona, Oregon, Idaho, Utah, and California. We are GBC!

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