Materials for in house use at the University Library
In addition to the material which is marked "In house use only" (Reading room loan) and which you can only consult on site, there is a great deal of material which can only be borrowed for reading/studying in the Special Collections Reading Room. This applies to: all materials printed before 1900, posters, images, daily newspapers, manuscripts and archives, maps, sheet music and musical scores and ephemera.
How to request materials for the Special Collections Reading Room
Materials printed before 1900 can be requested via LUBcat or Catalogue -1957. All books and journals printed after 1800 are available the following weekday, after 1 p.m..
Posters are to be requested via okat [at] ub [dot] lu [dot] se. You can also order them by completing a paper form, which is available in the Special Collections Reading Room and at the information desk. You are notified via email when the material is available.
okat [at] ub [dot] lu [dot] se
For requesting other kinds of materials, go to