Fewer restrictions at the Libraries of Borås

From the 19th of July you're welcome for longer visits.

Restrictions at the Libraries of Borås (as of 2021-07-19)

The following general restrictions apply to all libraries:

  • Limited seating options at tables and chairs
  • The Study Rooms are still closed.
  • Games, toys and tablets are still not available.

What can you do at the libraries of Borås?

You may now visit the libraries for as long as you would like. There is no limit for concurrent visitors. At the Libraries of Borås you may:

  • Borrow books and other media.
  • Return your loans.
  • Pick up reservations.
  • Copy, scan and print out documents. The library staff can however not help you with any of your errands.
  • Use the libraries' computers for 1 hour/booking with option to renew bookings. The library staff can however not help you with any of your errands.
  • Read newspapers and magazines. 

Don't want to enter the libraries?

We offer takeaways if you call us when you're standing just outside your library. 

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Changes to our library rules

There are still no limitation for renewing non-reserved items. However, free renewals do not apply to inter library loans.
As of 8 february, there will be a limit for concurrent loans for patrons. The new limit is set to 100 checked out items at the same time.  

Opening hours for the Libaries of Borås


Feel free to use our digital services which you can access from home!

Digital Magazines and Newspapers



Film Streaming Service

Music Streaming Service

In My Loans you can easily renew your loans.

Take Away-Loans

Would you like to borrow books without having to set foot inside the library building? In that case you can reserve your books for take away!

More information about takeaway-loans

Information channels

Keep yourself updated via the libraries' website.

Current information concerning the development of Covid-19 is available at the website of Borås Stad