Below you will find a description of the resources available at the Department of Biology.


If you need help with your computer or any other IT related matter, contact the department helpdesk by emailing us at helpdesk [at] biol [dot] lu [dot] se. NB! You can only email us using your biol-email address. Another way to reach the helpdesk is to visit the website at, log in using your LUCAT identity (without the and then fill in a form.

Software agreements

Software is available through the software managers in our IT group at the department. Please, contact helpdesk [at] biol [dot] lu [dot] se. You can find information about LU software agreements on LDC Programförmedlingen.

Purchase of IT equipment

Contact helpdesk [at] biol [dot] lu [dot] se for assistance with purchase and installation.

E-mail lists

At the department, we have these mailing lists:

  • Anslagstavlan (staff at the department + other interested people associated with biology, all may post to the list)
  • Biologi (personnel at the department, only the administration can post)
  • Biologistudent (students at the department)

The units and some research groups have their own lists. You are added automatically to the lists, depending of your role in LUCAT.