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Welcome to the University Library!

You first need to register as a student at Örebro University to access many of the Library’s services. When you register, you will receive an ORU account that is for example used to log in at the Library’s computers, book group study rooms, and access our databases and eBooks from home.

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The University Card

After your course registration, the University Card can be used as a library card. Activate your university card as library card on Studenttjänster.

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Support for students

Get support throughout your studies with everything from finding scholarly articles to formulating yourself appropriately when writing, and much more.

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Find material

The University Library provides several different tools for you to be able to find the information you are looking for.

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Required reading

On this page we explain how to interpret a reading list and then search for the material you need.

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Borrow books

Issue books in our self-service-machines. The loan period for cours books is 7 days. Non-course books have a loan period of 21 days.

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Reserve a book

If the book you are looking for has the status "On loan" in Primo you can choose to reserve it. When you're logged in, click "Request".

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Opening hours

Our opening hours vary depending on which library you want to visit. Therefore, we have gathered our opening hours on one page.

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Service for students with disabilities

You have the option to receive support throughout your study period if you have a disability.