Borrowing from DTU Library printed collection

 - Lending policy

Register your loan at the self-service terminal with your DTU card. Users with no DTU card can register their loan at Library Service during opening hours.

Lending period
The lending period is 4 weeks for most books/materials. Renewals are possible if the material has not been requested by another user: renew your loan via DTU Findit.

Library card
DTU students ans staff use their DTU card for borrowing. Users with no DTU card can use valid ID such as the Danish health insurance card (sundhedskort) or drivers license at Library Service during opening hours

DTU staff with an address at a DTU facility can choose to receive books at this address; at Lyngby Campus we use internal DTU mail at no cost, at other DTU locations we use PostNord. DTU staff may use same procedure for returning books. 

Staying abroad
Books from DTU Library collections may be taken aboard only by special agreement.

Where to find our printed collection
DTU Library printed materials are located in open and closed stacks. Books in open stacks in Lyngby and Ballerup you can fetch yourself and register at the self-service terminal. Books from before 1968 and journals from before 2010 are stored in closed stacks. Thus you can not gain access to these yourself, but must make a reservation via DTU Findit.



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