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Interlibrary loans

Interlibrary loans of literature not available at Jönköping University Library or Jönköping Public Library, can be requested from other libraries in and outside of Sweden.


Eva Evertsson (head of interlibrary loans)
036-10 10 16

Erica Gramming
036-10 10 20

The interlibrary loan service is primarily intended for students and staff at Jönköping University. It is also possible for students from other universities to request interlibrary loans, although to a more restricted extent. Please, contact the library for more information.

Other library users are referred to their local public library. 

What material can be requested?

Material that you need for your studies or research, and is not found in our library in printed or electronic form, can be requested as interlibrary loans.

Books currently on loan from JU library can not be requested as interlibrary loans.

Please note that certain types of material can not be ordered, such as reference literature, course literature, journals and, in many cases, exam papers.

How do I request an interlibrary loan?

You can request an interlibrary loan at the information desk or use the request form.

You must always state your library card number when you make a request.

Use My account to see all your interlibrary loan requests.

You will be notified by e-mail when the material is available at the information desk. Staff at the University will receive article copies by internal mail.

How much does it cost?

JU students:

Article copies: free of charge.
Loan from Sweden, Norway and Denmark: free of charge.
Loan from other countries: 120 SEK/book.

The fee is added to your library card. Pay at the information desk.

JU staff:

Article copies: 40 SEK/article.
Loan from Sweden, Norway and Denmark: free of charge.
Loan from other countries: 120 SEK/book.

Your school will be charged each semester.

How long does it take?

The delivery time for interlibrary loan varies, but normally takes 5-7 days. The loan period and other terms are decided by the lending library.

Renewal of interlibrary loans

Contact the University Library by e-mail: if you want to renew your interlibrary loans.

Content updated 2017-06-30

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