Introduction to the Library

Library card


To borrow books, you need a library card, bring your entrance card to the library and we will activate it as your library card.

About the Library

Library catalogue

In the University Library´s online catalogue Higgins,external link, opens in new window you can locate books, theses, periodicals, and other items in the library´s collections.

By using your library card number and a PIN code, you can make renewals and reservations yourself.

Location of the books

All course books you will find on the entrance floor. The other books are also located there and upstairs. The easiest way to find them is to search in our catalogue.


The printout-system uses a function called Follow print which means that you can collect your printouts at any public printer, either with your entrance card or with your userID and password.

There are 4 printers placed in the library where you can collect your printouts, copy and scan documents.

Computer account

To use the computers in the Library and in the rest of the school you need a userId and password, a computer account.

Access to databases from home

Access to most of the databases is also obtainable from home, in case you have an active computer account.

Subject Guides

Check out our Subject Guides that will help you with your information retrievel in specific areas.