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eBooks @ Lund University Libraries: Home

Welcome / Välkommen!

The libraries at Lund University has purchased, or subscribes to, a great number of ebooks from different publishers. The ebooks can be accessed via LU's discovery system LUBsearch and ePublications (the publication database for ebooks and e-journals), the library catalogue at Lund University LUBcat or the national library catalogue LIBRIS. Information about publishers, holdings, terms of use, etc. can be found in the Publisher tabs in this guide. Only registered students and staff affiliated with Lund University may access licensed ebooks and other e-resources off LU-campus. To do so you will need a Student Account or a LUCAT-ID (staff). For more information, please see the Student Portal or the Staff Pages. The public (walk-in users) may be permitted access to licensed ebooks, but only within the physical premises of Lund University Libraries, for more information see Access to E-resources at Lund University. If you are in any doubt as to what is allowed, please contact

News & Updates

1 August 2020 - The Dawsonera ebook platform was closed permanently on 1 August, for information on accces to the ebooks please se more info.

30 March 2020 - On this page, the National Library of Sweden (KB) has collected links to digital sources that are accessible to everyone / På denna sida har Kungliga biblioteket (KB) samlat länkar till digitala källor som är tillgängliga för alla.


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Contact us

This guide was created and is maintained by the Section of E-resources at the University Library, if you have any questions about the guide please contact us at

Please contact our support for all questions regarding ebooks - access, use, downloads, problems and technical issues etc., at
  If you need help finding an ebook for a course, or if you would like to suggest a purchase, please contact a librarian at the library at your faculty, List of libraries at Lund University.

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