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Assistive Technology

Whether it’s the software on our computers or the free apps we recommend for your phones and tablets, there are many tools out there to help you with your learning. This page gives suggestions on how to use technology to improve your studies. Further support is available from Student Services.

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Top 10 apps

Top 10 free apps that will improve and accelerate your learning.

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Reading and writing

Discover reading and writing aids that will help your studies.

Software to help study from home

Access tools and software to help with reading, writing or planning your work.

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Girl working on a PC

Planning, organising and referencing

Learn how to effectively plan and manage your essays.

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Converting documents

Find out how to convert files and paper documents into formats that text to speech software can read easily.