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FREE Text to Speech Program for ALL Staff and Students!

Kurzweil is a free text to speech program available to all staff and students in the VIU Community. The program also features study skills, word prediction, writing templates, concept maps and templates, text to MP3 and a variety of other tools. This tool i0s also a great addition for ELL students as it has definitions, pronunciations and a variety of languages. This license is currently paid until March 2022. VIU does not provide training or IT support on this third party license.

If you are interested in your own copy of the software, please email