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Remote learning

The University has a selection of software which can be accessed remotely.  Access Windows applications, such as Word and PowerPoint, through Office 365.  Watch lectures and attend seminars using Blackboard Collaborate and/or Panopto. Use Microsoft Teams to make contact with tutors.

Click on the links below for more information:

Windows and Desktop applications

Office 365, supported by ICT services, is available free to all students.  Office 365 provides access to applications such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneDrive and Teams.

Access Office 365 by going to and entering your student email address and Blackboard password.

Access University IT resources and desktop from your laptop or computer over the Internet.  The University of Lincoln cloud desktop provides access to your applications and files wherever you are.  

Go to to install the cloud desktop on your laptop or computer.

Online teaching and learning applications

Blackboard Collaborate


Microsoft Teams