To be able to borrow printed books, you need to be a registered user.

  • To read the Library’s e-books or electronically published articles, you only need to log in with your user accountYou don’t need to have a library card for electronical sources; you only need a library card for printed books.

How to get a library account if you are a student or staff at the University of Gävle

Bring your Hig-card, which you get in the Reception desk in the Student Center, and a valid identity card or your passport to the Library and we will activate your Hig- card as a library card.

  1. Request a library card by filling in this form and click on Order
  2. Go to the library counter, read through and sign the loan conditions. (N.B.You have to do this whitin 7 days from your request)
  3. After this we will activate your Hig - card to be used as a library card. When you log in to your library account you use your library card number and a PINcode.
  4. More information for you who are a Distance Learning Student
  • Login to personal services

Loan periods and fines for overdue books

Books: 4 weeks

Textbooks: Marked with KURS on a yellow label, 2 weeks.
Fines per item and day: 10 SEK

Published by: Elisabeth Jansson Page responsible: Jenny Ericsson Updated: 2020-09-10
Högskolan i Gävle
Box 801 76 GÄVLE
026-64 85 00 (växel)