UNIS Library – The University Centre in Svalbard

Looking for access to the University Centre in Svalbard (UNIS) library? You’re at the right place. The UNIS Library is a one-stop location where you can access specialized services and resources to help with your work.
UNIS Library


With the UNIS library system, you can access numerous databases, journals, books, and other online resources. Interestingly, you can also carry out other services such as creating an online account, printing, and scanning documents, downloading online resources, reserving a study room, accessing interlibrary loans and lendable technology, and reserving courses.

Having said that, in this guide, you’ll learn how to access the UNIS library, create an account, access interlibrary loan, and also UNIS library hours.


UNIS Library – The University Centre in Svalbard

To access the University Centre in Svalbard library follow the guide below.

  • Visit the UNIS library website at https://www.unis.no
  • Use the search tab to find books, journals, and other study materials.

UNIS Library Login

To access the UNIS library login page, follow the procedures outlined below.

  • Visit the UNIS library website at https://www.unis.no
  • Click on “Login to My Account
  • Enter your Login ID and Password.
  • Thereafter, click on Login to access your library dashboard.

With your UNIS library account, you can do the following:

  • Renew library items.
  • Create lists of favorites.
  • View full search results (Some databases only show results when you are signed in.)
  • Remember to sign out before closing the browser window.

How to Reserve UNIS Study Room

To get started follow the procedures outlined below.

  • Visit the UNIS study room reservation website: https://www.unis.no
  • Use this site to view study room availability and reserve a study room.

PLEASE NOTE: Study Rooms can only be reserved 24 hours in advance.

UNIS Library Hours

Monday – Thursday: 09:30 – 18:00
Friday: 09:30 – 16:00

Interlibrary Loan

CLICK HERE to view  the Interlibrary Loan  Hours

Chat Hours

CLICK HERE to view the Chat Hours

Research Services

CLICK HERE to view the Library Research Services  Hours-

How to Access UNIS Interlibrary Loans

The interlibrary loans allow patrons to borrow items from other libraries if the item is not available through UNIS.

  • Visit the UNIS Interlibrary loan website: https://www.unis.no
  • Thereafter, log in to your Interlibrary loan account to make your request.
  • Check your UNIS email for a notification when your materials are available. These will arrive at your home library or in your Interlibrary Loan account.

Note: This is only available to UNIS faculty, staff, and currently enrolled students.

The office is open Monday through Friday, 09:30 – 18:00

Interlibrary Loan Office – 
Call: +47 7902 3300

E-mail: [email protected]

UNIS Library Contact

P.O. Box 156 N-9171 Longyearbyen

Call: +47 7902 3300

E-mail: [email protected]

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