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Aarhus University Library is spread across a number of locations; however, you can search in and order all types of materials from all service locations.

Create a user account

You can access the AU Library database by using your credentials from the AU self-service. Activate your profile at

Order and collect

To order library materials, search the AU Library database, add the relevant item(s) to your basket and choose your 'favourite pick-up location' (e.g. Moesgaard Library). 

Interlibrary loans

To search a database containing items from all Danish libraries, go to When asked to indicate your home library, select "Statsbiblioteket" (State and University Library). The order will then automatically be delivered at your 'favourite pick-up location' (e.g. Moesgaard Library).

Moesgaard Library

Moesgaard Library holds a large Anthropology and Archaeology collection, as well as materials from Moesgaard Museum. The library gets deliveries from the State Library on a daily basis.


AU Library, Moesgaard
Moesgård Allé 20
DK-8270 Højbjerg

Tel.: +45 8716 2673

Opening hours

Monday-Thursdag: 07:00-17:00
Friday 07:00-14:00
Weekends closed

Outside opening hours, you need to use your building access card to get in.

For assistance, contact librarian Michael Qvotrup (Phone: +45 8716 2671 / +45 2338 2124).