Art Library

The library holds books and journals in arts, crafts, design and photography. The library also provides paint samples with colour codes and a selection from the material library Material ConneXion. GU card at the Faculty of Fine, Applied and Performing Arts is required to enter.

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At Art Library

Adjusted service due to Covid-19

Due to covid-19, the library has changed service. A reduced number of study places are open for students who cannot study from home. The group study room and the public computer workplaces are closed.

We answer your questions every weekday at 10:00-16:00. Contact us by phone or fill out our contact form or visit our information desk in Zoom.

Information desk in Zoom

Open: weekdays 10:00–12:00 and 13:00-15:00

Zoom link: gu-se.zoom.us/j/63051409318

Only open for visitors with a GU card at the The Faculty of Fine, Applied and Performing Arts

The library is only open to employees and students with a GU card at the The Faculty of Fine, Applied and Performing Arts. Please note that you must have a valid GU card and PIN code to visit us. You are welcome to visit one of our other libraries when the library is closed.

Requests to and from the Art Library

Since the library's premises are closed to the public, it is not possible to pick up requested books here. However, it is possible to make requests from the library's own collections, and pick up at one of the other libraries. The nearest pick up location is the Humanities Library.

Make your request and select the pick-up location in Super search as usual.

Opening hours with fewer visitors

This library is only open to students and researchers at the Faculty of Arts. There is no crowding here.

Accessibility of the premises

The library is one floor up from street level, there is an elevator by the entrance. There is no accessible workstation, only two computers on fixed standing desks.

A stairway goes up to the second floor of the library. Contact the library staff if you need any assistance getting material.

Contact Art Library

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Mailing address

Art Library
Box 131
405 30 Göteborg

Visiting address

Kristinelundsgatan 6-8
411 37 Göteborg

Telephone

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Opening hours for Art Library

The library is open with staff 12.00-14.00 on weekdays. Other opening hours without staff. A GU card at the Faculty of Fine, Applied and Performing Arts is required to enter.

Opening hours spring 2021

From 7 January
Monday - Friday 12:00 - 14:00 Open with staff
Monday - Friday 07:00 - 24:00 Open without staff
Saturday - Sunday Closed
Other opening hours
Maundy Thursday, thursday 1 April Closed
Good Friday, friday 2 April Closed
Easter Monday, monday 5 April Closed
Walpurgis Night, friday 30 April Closed
Ascension Day, thursday 13 May Closed