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Documents and word processing

We have gathered some digital tools that you can use to create, convert and share documents.


You may use Office 365, i.e. Word, PowerPoint and Excel, for example, for free on your own computer if you are a student at Lund University. Click the link below for information about how to access the programs via your student account. 

How to download Office365 –

PDF scanners

There are several different apps you can use to help you convert a photo into a PDF if, for example, you need to do so for an assignment to be handed in via Canvas. Below you will find some examples. 
Genius Scan helps you convert paper documents into multiple-page PDF files with the help of the camera on your mobile phone.

Genius Scan for iPhone –

Genius Scan for Android –

Office Lens makes it possible to convert images into PDF, Word, PowerPoint or Excel files. You can also digitalise printed or handwritten text.

Office Lens for iPhone –

Office Lens for Android –

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Contact and help

Contact LU Servicedesk if you need technical support when using our digital tools.

LU Servicedesk
servicedesk [at] lu [dot] se
+46 (0)46 222 9000