Returning books

Returning books

SDU's students and staff have access to the libraries on all campuses from June 26th at 9 PM. In Esbjerg, Kolding, Slagelse and Sønderborg, other users can pick up and return books and other loans in the library's pick-up-windows. In Odense other users can access the library Monday - Friday at 10 AM - 2 PM via entrance K/59.

For users who are not students or staff at SDU: From Monday, June 29th, picking up and returning books and other materials is only possible via our pick-up-windows. 

Operating hours: 

Esbjerg, Kolding and Sønderborg: Monday-Thursday 9 AM - 3 PM, Friday 9 AM - 2 PM
Slagelse: Monday-Friday 9 AM - 2 PM

Pick up-locations (click the city name for map):

ONLY IN ODENSE: In Odense, starting Monday, June 29th, the library can be accessed on weekdays from 10 AM - 2 PM via entrance K / 59 (see map).


Alternatively, you can try returning the materials at your local public library. Most libraries are happy to help to send the books to SDU.
If you would like to keep the books a bit longer, you can try to renew them at


If you have any questions, please contact the library.