Students with disabilities

For students at lusem who require talking books or other adapted literature

Adapted course litterature

Do you have dyslexia, vision impairment or other reading difficulties? If so, you can get help at the library with obtaining adapted course texts, such as talking books. Contact librarians Hanna Flood or Lars-Olof Ivarsson at to make an appointment.

Search for and download talking books in Legimus, the Swedish Agency for Accessible Media's (MTM) catalogue. The library can provide you with an account.

Legimus, MTM's catalogue (in Swedish)

Guide about talking books and reading support

In this guide, you will find information about reading support, how you can download and listen to talking books, and also information about reading software.

The Talking Books Guide

Learning support

If you have a disability, for example dyslexia, a visual impairment or ADHD, Lund University can provide you with support during your studies.

Information for students with disabilities at Lund University

Software on the library computers

The library computers are equipped with the following support software:

  • Stava Rex (spell check program, Swedish)
  • Spell Right (spell check program, English) 
  • TorTalk (text-to-speech software)

Accessibility tools

At the university's website for accessibility tools, you will find information about digital tools that can make reading and writing easier. There is information about tools to access documents in various formats in Canvas, correct spelling programs, and the reading program EasyReader,  which you can use to read talking books.

Lund University's website on accessibility tools