KvinnSam, the National Resource Library for Gender Studies, have collections in women's studies, men's studies and gender research. Since 2018, KvinnSam is a research infrastructure at the University of Gothenburg. KvinnSam is located at the Humanities Library.
Accessibility of the premises
KvinnSam's premises are located at the Humanities Library. The library's entrance is accessible for people with disabilities. A lift is available on all floors. Contact the library staff if you need help with material picking.
Special reading room
The KvinnSam manuscript collection is available for research and studies in the special reading room at the Humanities Library. The special reading room is intended for the study of materials that are fragile or valuable. The special reading room has other opening hours than KvinnSam and the Humanities Library.
The KvinnSam website
KvinnSam produces several databases and digital resources in women's studies, men's studies and gender research. KvinnSam also collects manuscripts and archival material in women's history. You can find more information about KvinnSam's activities, databases, and archives at KvinnSam's website.
Opening hours for KvinnSam
KvinnSam is usually manned during office hours. The premises have the same opening hours as the Humanities Library.
Regular opening hours
|Monday - Thursday||08:30 - 20:00|
|Friday||08:30 - 19:00|
|Saturday||10:00 - 17:00|