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[2020-03-24} All our libraries are closed from March 18 due to Covid 19. There is no extended opening hours for students during this time. 
All our online resources work just as usual during the time we have closed. If you have any questions, email

Read more about our library service during the Corona outbreak (Covid-19) 

New at the library

Welcome to our libraries and learning common. On this page you'll find everything you need to know to start using our services. If you have questions or need help, please ask a librarian on location or send us an email!

Our libraries

There are two libraries and a learning common at Chalmers University of Technology: the Main Library and the Architecture and Civil Engineering Library at Campus Johanneberg and Chalmers Learning Common in Kuggen at Campus Lindholmen.

Library card

You need a library card to borrow printed books. Please bring a valid ID to either of our libraries and pick up your card.

Search for books, articles, student theses and more

You can find almost everything the library owns and subscribes to in the search box located at the top of our webpage. Type your search terms into the search box or narrow your search directly (to articles, books, journals, etcetera).

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For additional information, please see Search Services.

Access to E-resources

To access e-resources off campus you need to register at Chalmers. Can’t access the e-resources? Have a look at our tips.

Computers and Scanners

There are computers at all our libraries, either use your CID to login, or use one of our computers for external users.

There are scanners at some of the computers at the Main Library, or as a function in the multi-printers, available at all three locations.


You can use Eduroam when working at the library. See instructions on how to set up your computer for Eduroam.

Copy and Print-outs

You get a certain amount of printing quota each semester, check how much you have left at

To make copies, you need to purchase a voucher and activate it. Use the card number and the code on line 4. 

Refill your printer account, and see costs and terms for copying and printing here

Group Study Rooms

Students at Chalmers can reserve group study rooms at the Main Library and in Kuggen. 

Math tutors

Tutors from the department of Mathematics are available at both the Main Library and in Kuggen during the school year.

Learning Disabilities

A reading studio equipped with reading aids is available at the Main Library and in Kuggen. We can also assist you with audio course literature. For additional information, please see our page about services for students with learning disabilities.

New student at Chalmers

As a new student you will find more useful information at the Chalmers website

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