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Apply for a library card

Anyone over the age of 18 can apply for a library card upon presentation of valid identification. The library card is a personal document of value and only you yourself are allowed to use it. The library sends all messages via email.

If you want to borrow books before the beginning of the term, you can apply for a library card for the general public. The library card will after course registration be replaced with the university card.


New library cards for the general public

Due to the outbreak of coronavirus and the library's currently reduced opening hours, the following applies if you do not have a library card and need to request books straight away:

Choose and fill in the application form for the general public above. After that, send an e-mail to This is an email address. In the e-mail, write your Swedish social security number and that you want a new library card for the general public. We will get back to you via e-mail as soon as we can with details on how you can start requesting books and where you can pick up your library card.