Students and staff use their LU card as library card. Other users receive a library card at the circulation desk.
The library card, which is valid at all the libraries at Lund University, is used to borrow material.
Getting a library card
Students and staff: Pick up your LU card at a card station and create a library account. Then go to one of the libraries at Lund university to activate your LU card as library card. Bring a valid photo ID.
Other users, not affiliated with Lund university: Create a library account, and then go to one of the libraries at Lund university to pick up a library card. Bring a valid photo ID. If you do not have a Swedish personal identification number you must also be accompanied by a Swedish resident.
Distance students can find out how to obtain a library card on the web page Borrow as a distance student.
Lost library cards
If you lose your library card, you must report it as soon as possible to the library. As a borrower, you are responsible for all loans registered on your library card.
The pin code to your LU card is found here. Click on Log in.
If you are not a student or faculty at Lund University, you receive your pin code at the library.
E-mail: info [at] sambib [dot] lu [dot] se
Phone: 046-222 09 90