Learners can now listen and highlight all ABC-CLIO Solutions online text resources for better reading comprehension and improved information recall

Public and academic libraries and Schools using the recognized ABC-CLIO Solutions database collections can now offer learners ReadSpeaker’s leading web-based text-to-speech service to gain better access to 15 subject-specific online curriculum and reference resources. From American History to World History and Geography, the 4 million learners that use ABC-CLIO Solutions can listen to text on the fly with a simple click & listen from any connected device. The text can also be highlighted while it is read thereby improving word recognition, reading comprehension and learning enhancement. “ReadSpeaker’s text to speech service takes ABC-CLIO Solutions to the next level of innovation. In adding text to speech to the Solutions, we’ve enabled learners of all types and levels to engage with complex texts, which is essential in today’s learning environments,” said Stephanie Dixon, Marketing & Professional Development Manager, ABC-CLIO Solutions. Niclas Bergström, ReadSpeaker Founder and CEO adds, “We are convinced that ABC-CLIO Solutions provide a more complete learning experience by seamlessly integrating text to speech with its vast and rich education content.”