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 textbooks and reference literature in health and care sciences, only available to read in the library.
At Hälsovetarbacken 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. Public computers are placed further apart to reduce the risk of contagion. Group study rooms are closed. Reading studio can be booked.
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 09:00–16:00
Zoom link: gu-se.zoom.us/j/61143519793
Opening hours with fewer visitors
Fewest visitors in the morning and before closing. Avoid coming to the library at lunchtime when there are most visitors.
Accessibility of the premises
The entrance of the library is accessible. A stairway goes to the second floor, there is no lift. There is an accessible bathroom on the entrance floor.
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Opening hours for Hälsovetarbacken Library
The library is open with staff 10:00-12:00 on weekdays. Other opening hours without staff and a GU card at the Faculty of Science or Sahlgrenska Academy is required to enter.
Opening hours spring 2021
|From 25 January|
|Monday - Friday||10:00 - 12:00||Open with staff|
|Monday - Friday||06:00 - 23:00||Open without staff|
|Saturday - Sunday||06:00 - 23:00||Open without staff|