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Reserving books

Books available in the Campus Library cannot be reserved. Instead, you do this:

Search for the book here External link.

  • Is the book "Available" in Skellefteå? Pick it up on the shelf and borrow it from our loan machine during our opening hours or during Extended Open Access if you have an access card.
  • Is the book on loan - or is it only available in Luleå or Piteå? Reserve it by clicking on Borrow/reserve and log in. You will receive an email notification with more info when the book is available.
  • Problems with reservations? Contact us at or 0910-585345, and we will help you!

Film from the University Library at Luleå University of Technology on how to search for books and e-books External link.

You can order a copy of articles that are not published in full electronically. You do this by sending the article reference by e-mail to us - You need to have a loan account to order articles.

The cost of ordering articles can be found in our price list.

Books you need for studies/research/teaching that are not in the Campus Library's catalog (if books are on loan, you can reserve them) or at another library in the municipality can be ordered as interlibrary loans from LIBRIS, the joint database of Sweden's university libraries.

Electronic material is not available for interlibrary loan. Contact the staff for more information.

The interlibrary loan service where you can order books (max 5 simultaneous interlibrary loans/person) for studies, research and teaching is offered to students, researchers and teachers at universities and colleges in Sweden. To order interlibrary loans, you also need to have a loan account at Campusbiblioteket.
Do you not belong to any of the categories mentioned? Contact the Skellefteå public library External link, opens in new window. or your local library.

Interlibrary loans of books are ordered in LIBRIS

If you want to borrow from LIBRIS but have never done so before, use the link below:
New user at LIBRIS External link.

For instructions and more information about interlibrary loan rules, email


We have gathered some databases that you as a university student have access to. If you are not a university student, you can access these databases when you are at the Campus Library and connected to LTU's wifi network.


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6 May 2024