New student at the library

A warm welcome to GIH's library! Here you can borrow course literature and other books, use study places and computers, and search for information in databases and journals.

Ny student på GIH

Use the library

Most of the library's resources can be accessed here on our website:

You are welcome to visit the library during our opening hours to borrow course literature and use our study places.

Get a library account

To be able to borrow books from the GIH Library, you need to get a library account. With the library account, you can borrow books in the library's self-service machine, as well as renew and reserve books in our web catalogue.

How to get a library account

As a new student, you get a library account by visiting the library's information desk during our opening hours. You must show identification.

Borrowing rules

If this is the first time you borrow a book from us, you agree to follow the library's borrowing rules.

More about loans

The loan period is 7 days for course literature and 28 days for other books. Renewals are made automatically as long as no one is on the waiting list, up to 6 months for course literature and up to 2 years for other books.

Overdue fines for course literature are SEK 20 per overdue book and day.

Processing of personal data

In order to give you access to the GIH Library's resources, we need to process your personal data such as name, address, social security number, telephone number and email address.

Further information

If you have any questions, please contact the library.

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Last modified:19 Dec 2023