Borrow

For students and staff at Umeå University the UmU card  is used as library card. The card entitles you to check out materials from the University Library, the Medical Library and UB Arts Campus. Apply for the UmU cardCirculation Policies

General public

To be able to borrow printed books you need to have a library account. A library card will be issued to those who are 18 years or older. Fill out the registration form and bring a photo identification to one of our information desks to receive your library card. The library card entitles you to check out materials from the University Library, the Medical Library and UB Arts Campus. Apply for a library card Circulation Policies

Your Loans and Renewals

The loan period for textbooks is 14 days. The loan period for other literature is 30 days. By signing in to the library search tool you will be able to see your current loans, their due dates and renew loans without waiting lists. You find this information under My Account. Renewal of interlibrary loans must be made in the library catalogue Album. My account in the library search toolSign in to Album

Return and Request

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