Reading and writing support
If you require talking books or other adapted literature, you can get an account with MTM, the Swedish Agency for Accessible Media. They have over 100 000 talking books in their catalogue Legimus, including many textbooks. With an account you can download talking books to your computer or stream them to your cell phone.
In order to obtain an account and more information on help and support, contact your subject library. The librarian will register you in MTM’s digital library and give you an introduction to the downloading procedure. You will also get help to download the books and support with technical questions or other problems.
There is a Talking books guide (mainly in Swedish) with more information on how to access and use talking books and assistive software.
Students and staff can install the following software on your computer:
- TorTalk is a text-to-speech software.
- Easy Reader is a software for reading talking books.
- Stava Rex is a spellcheck program for Swedish.
- Spell Right is a spellcheck program for English.
Contact Learning Support and the Academic Support Centre
In order to have access to other support measures, contact Learning Support at Lund University. They can provide information on assistance with note-taking, mentoring and extended exam time.
The Academic Support Centre offers help with your study technique and academic writing through individual supervision and courses.