Using iLab as an external customer

Login and registration

Go to the iLab login page:

If you belong to Uppsala University, University of Gothenburg or Lund University, you can choose “Sign in using SWAMID credentials”. SWAMID login does not work for other universities.

If you already have an iLab account, you can choose “Sign in using iLab credentials”. If you don’t have an account and can’t use SWAMID, choose “Register” in the top right corner and then “Register for an iLab account”.

Enter your email address and press continue.


Provide your personal information. Enter your institution/company in the “I am affiliated with the following institution” field. If your institution/company does not already exist in iLab, you can register it during the registration process. Press continue once all information is filled in.


Search for your lab/research group. If it does not already exist, you can register a new one. Press continue to proceed.


Provide your billing information. Press complete to proceed.


Payment information

In order to schedule equipment or request services and projects at Karolinska Institutet, you will be asked to enter a payment reference (PO number, grant, invoice reference etc.) that will be used as payment information on invoices in iLab. There must be a payment reference for every new request or booking in iLab. 

Request scheduled equipment

More detailed information about how to schedule equipment in iLab can be found here:

Request services and projects

More detailed information about how to request services and projects in iLab can be found here:

Overview of using a core facility

More detailed information about how to use iLab can be found here:…