Teaching staff guide: Web resources

Please note: some resources are only available to Northern Sydney TAFE teachers.

TAFE NSW Office 365 - free software for students

Office 365 - this software is freely available for TAFE NSW students and staff. It includes Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, OneNote, OneDrive and Teams for your desktop or mobile devices including Android, iPad, and Windows tablets. Other apps are Calendar, People, Tasks, To-Do and Whiteboard. Students have free access for the duration of their course. To get started go to:

Students can use Office 365 online or download the software and install it on their computer. The desktop version will take 9 GB of space on a computer. For more detailed instructions click the link below.

Office 365 for staff

TAFE NSW staff can get further support by contacting ServiceNow.

read&write for TAFE NSW

read&write is a software program that provides reading, comprehension, writing and study skills support across multiple operating systems, web browsers and document formats (including Microsoft Office 365, Google files and PDFs). read&write is available on all educational computers in TAFE NSW and is available for download on personal computers. For more information read the flyer below.

If you wish to install the software on your own device, use the appropriate instructions. Remember when searching for the software on Google Play and the Apple store, that read&write is one word.

NS resources and services for teachers

TAFE NSW links

Springer eBooks - Check for titles related to Office software and Windows 10

The following computer science collections contain eBooks, lecture notes and reference publications published between 2014 and 2020. The eBooks from these NS collections can be downloaded permanently to any of your devices.

Resources and links for teachers