Information and circulation desk
- library cards
- check out / return
- copy cards
- pay for
copies and prints
- database search assistance
Just ask us
We answer your queries and help you
to use the library facilities efficiently.
All students receive a combined student- and library card from
the students office.
Staff at UoB receive library user codes on the flip side of their
this code is not automatically available to the library without
registration. All other users have to register at the library. Registration
is quick if you have an official ID.
The normal lending period for a book
is 4 weeks. Journals are, with a few
exceptions, for in-library use only. Items held at other
branches of the Bergen University Library may be borrowed directly, or
you can send an online request through BIBSYS and collect it at the
Science Library. If
the item is already on loan, we can place a hold for you. When the requested
available, you will be notified by e-mail or ordinary mail. Photocopied articles will be
forwarded directly to users with invoice codes (payers patron-id).
Others have to pay at the desk.
Print and photocopy services: Copy cards, codes, and Pullprint.
Copy cards are sold at the circulation desk.
Prices alternatives are:
NOK 10,- . for 10
copies, or NOK 100,- for
150 copies. University staff may now use their "ansatt-kort" (Staff-idcard)
for their copying, on machines with the Pullprint option, as well as
copy codes. Students can deposit an amount on their student card,
using a credit card. Go to:
More about prices.
The library subscribes to a number of databases
within different subjects. Most of them can be
accessed from all PCs on the University's net via the library portal;
Bibliotekportalen, where also all other electronic resources can be
is the library's catalogue, where you can
find the books and serials in the collections. The library staff gives
introductions to the use of BIBSYS, the
library portal and the databases.
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