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About the library

The Physics and Astronomy library provides service to students, teachers, researchers and employees of the Department of Physics, Department of Astronomy and Theoretical Physics, and MAX IV. The library is also open to other borrowers who need information and literature in the physics and astronomy disciplines.

The Physics and Astronomy library has literature in all fields of physics and astronomy. Through the library you get access to printed and online books, journals and databases. We can help you with information searching, reference management, and questions regarding academic publishing.

The library offers quiet study places as well as group study areas.

The Physics and Astronomy library is part of the Lund University Libraries network.

Learn more about Lund University Libraries network, visit the network webpage

Please, use our Libraryguides to get support:

A Guide for students at general level (in Swedish)

A Guide for students at advanced level

A Guide for Physicists and Astronomers

Annika Nilsson

Responsible for Physics Library, e-media and teaching
E-mail: annika [dot] nilsson [at] science [dot] lu [dot] se
Telephone: 046-222 77 76

Marianne Madsen

Responsible for purchasing material and media et cetera. Contact librarian for learning support.
E-mail: marianne [dot] madsen [at] science [dot] lu [dot] se
Telephone: 046-222 77 79
Cell phone: 0705-19 73 77

Kurt Mattsson

Responsible for LUCRIS support.
E-mail: kurt [dot] mattsson [at] science [dot] lu [dot] se
Telephone: 079-0630823

Eva Jurlander

Responsible for Astronomy Library.
E-mail: eva [dot] jurlander [at] astro [dot] lu [dot] se
Telephone: 046-222 73 04

Hans Holm

Responsible to catalogue print and electronic resources.
E-mail: Hans [dot] holm [at] science [dot] lu [dot] se
Telephone: 070-244 49 10

Kristina Holmin Verdozzi

Library Manager at Library of Science.
E-mail: kristina [dot] holmin_verdozzi [at] science [dot] lu [dot] se
Telephone: 046 - 222 33 19