Visit the library only if you must, for example to pick up or return books. Your loans are renewed automatically, you will receive a reminder when it’s time to return an item. Use our self-service machines and outdoor book drops for borrowing and returns. About the library's adjusted service
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.
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
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|