Department of Physics

Lund University

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Borrow and order


Where are the books?

Shelf location at the Physics Library.

Shelf location at the Astronomy Library.

Do it yourself

You can register your loans yourself via the computer outside the library's information desk, when the library staff is not available. Instructions are on the wall behind the computer. You need your LU card if you are a student or employee, your library card if you are an external user, and your PIN code.

If the book is available at another library within Lund University you can order it and pick it up at the Physics or Astronomy Library. Search for the book in the library catalogue, LUBcat and register pickup location.

E-books are downloaded directly to your electronic device.


If the book or article is not available at Lund University you can order an interlibrary loan or a copy of the article.

If your are a student or staff you log in with student- or Lucat-ID.

Temporary user?

If you aren't a student nor belonging to the staff at Lund University it is possible to get a temporary account to access the databases at the libraries computers. The account is called Walk in user, and you apply for it at the library information desk by showing your ID. The account is valid for one year and is linked to your library card. NOTE: You have to activate the account before you can use it!