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Information for new employees

Information for new employees

Welcome to SDU Library

The library is located on all campuses. At you have access to all of our electronic resources and services.

Here you also find information about the locations and operating hours of the individual campus libraries. The libraries are open 24/7 and you can get access with your employee card (this does not apply to Esbjerg, however).

From day one, you have access to our electronic resources: books, journals and newspapers. Log in with your SDU login. If you have problems with your login, please contact the Licensing Office at / 6550 2632.

If you want to order printed material, log in with your SDU login. If you have have problems, please contact us at 65550 2611. The material is automatically delivered to you at the department. Materials we do not have ourselves, we order or borrow from all over the  world.

In addition to our printed and electronic materials, we have a lot of other offers for employees at SDU - read more about e.g. our:


  • FabLab: where you can use our 3D printers or the digital production workshop, see the possibilities at
  • Courses: where you can sign up for courses in e.g. EndNote and PURE. You or your department are welcome to contact us for a customized course, held at your department or the library - see
  • Magazines in circulation: where printed magazines are delivered to you at the department. Send an email to to order your magazines. 

Each department at SDU has a Contact Librarian, who you are always welcome to contact with questions. You can find your Contact Librarian

Tour of Campus Library Odense
Our students Mikkel og Magnus have created a virtuel tour, that you can watch here: