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research - Lund University - Lunds universitet

UniversitetsbiblioteketTegnérsalen (below)in the UniversityLibrary is a popularplace to study. TheUniversity Library(above) is a publicresearch library withcollections that fillover 100 000 metresof shelves. The stockspans over 1 000years and all fields.The library is part ofthe Lund UniversityLibraries network,which comprises some30 libraries in Lund,Malmö and Helsingborg.KungshusetKungshuset wascompleted in 1584and was originally theresidence of the Danishking’s sheriff. At theend of the 17th centuryKungshuset becameLund University’s mainbuilding and fulfilledthis function for 200years. It also housed theUniversity Library. At onepoint there was also anastronomical observatoryin the tower and ananatomical theatre.lu n d u n i v e r s i t y