University of Bergen Library

Borrowing and copying, charges and fees

Prices and fees for services provided by the University Library.

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A system has been put in place for copying, printing and scanning for students and employees at the University of Bergen. At all the University Library's departments and other UoB locations multifunction (Pullprint machines with card readers) machines are located. Students and employees at UoB can uses these with their student/ employee cards. This arrangement is administered by the It department of the UoB. Read more about the placement, prices, etc on the  IT departments web pages

Otherwise, the following fees/charges apply for services from the UoB University Library: 

Loan of books etc. from the University Library's collection and interlibrary loansFree
Expediting article copies to/from other libraries, per articleFree
Rush order of article copies, in addition to the ordinary copying feeFree
Replacement of lost books and other material, including technical equipment, minimum fee NOK 1000,-


Using the University Library's machines other than the Pullprint machines for copying/printing of material from the University Library's collection:


Black and white prints per A4 pageNOK 1,-
Black and white prints per A3 pageNOK 2,-
Colour prints per A4 pageNOK 3,-
Colour prints per A3 pageNOK 6,-
Copies/prints for employees sent by mail/fax or between departments at the UoBNOK 1,-
Reference services for external institutions, firms, etc., per started half hourNOK 500,-
Course fee for participants from institutions outside of UiB or Helse BergenNOK