Libraries of the Joint Faculties of Humanities and Theology

The Joint Faculties of Humanities and Theology | Lund University


Users have to log in to all the computers at the libraries at the HT Libraries. For access to all avaliable resources and services, a personal ID (Student account or LUCAT - might have to be activated via the password portal) is needed.

Using the computers with student account or LUCAT login

Use your student account to log on to the computers. Should you get a message that your account is locked, an activation of the personal account via the password portal is required. In that case, please log in using the public login (see below), and follow the instructions on

After activating, you can use your student account to log on to all computers at the HT Libraries. You can also access licensed electronic resources (databases, journals, e-books etc.) via e.g. LUBsearch and our subject guides.

Public login

If you don't have a LUCAT or a Student account you use a public login:

  • User name: hta-bib
  • No password is required.

When you use this login, Internet Explorer is the only web browser available, and you only have access to Lund University web pages and some library resources.

What software can I use?

When logged in with your Student Account, the following software is available:

  • Internet Explorer and Firefox (with Flash, Shockwave, Java)
  • Microsoft Office 2010 (with PDF creator)
  • Adobe Reader
  • Stava Rex (spellcheck program for Swedish)
  • Spell Right (spellcheck program for English)
  • TorTalk (a program for reading talking books and getting texts read out loud)

Saving documents

You cannot save documents on the public computers so remember to bring a USB or to email the documents to yourself before logging out.