University of Bergen : University Library

Borrowing and other services

The library offers
Books, journals, maps and manuscripts
Access to electronic resources: databases, e-books and e-journals
Assistance in finding relevant information
Courses/instruction in how to use the library's collections and services

Where do you find the literature?
The literature within the various disciplines is located at the faculty libraries. In our OPAC, BIBSYS, you will find information on the location of every document.

Library card
Students and employees at the University of Bergen can use their student card
   or employee card as a library card.
Others may obtain a library card at one of the faculty libraries. You will have to
   show an ID.

Lending period
The ordinary lending period is four weeks. Periodicals usually can not be borrowed, but you can take photocopies of articles at a service charge.

Electronic resources
The library's electronic resources are available from every computer at the University of Bergen or Haukeland University Hospital. Computers for public use are available in the libraries.

Do you miss any books or periodicals in the library?
Please feel free to suggest new titles for the libraries to buy.

Distance learning students
You will find special information on Services for distance learning students

Further information

Lending regulations

Service prices at the University of Bergen Library

Branch libraries and departments