The Resource room UB 523

The Resource room is for students with a reading impairment. You can study in peace and quiet and the room is equipped with support programs and a scanner.

What's in the room?

The resource room is located at the entrance floor in the library, room UB 523. Here you will find:

  • a computer with the talking books program EasyReader, speech synthesis TorTalk, dyslexia friendly thesaurus Gustavas ordböcker, spelling software StavaRex, and screen magnifier ZoomText.
  • a scanner that can make accessible documents
  • a printer
  • a Braille keyboard

You can use the room for group studies or to study alone. The desk is adjustable in height. There is also a reading chair.


To book the room, you must be a student at either Södertörn University (SH) or Swedish Red Cross University (RKH) and in addition to that an authorised user.

Becoming an authorised user

If you are a student at Södertörn University in need of the resource room, please contact Funka. If you are a student at RKH, please contact the Accessible Media service.

Book the room

Once an authorised user, use the group room booking system External link. to book the room.

As an SH student, let yourself in using your key card.

As an RKH student, you can borrow a temporary access card in the information desk.

Need an introduction to the room? Contact and we'll help you.

Book the resource room (Link to external site)